Eligibility

Who is eligible for Dual Enrollment?

  • Students who are high school juniors or seniors
  • Students who have applied to NOVA
  • Students who demonstrate “academic maturity” through attendance and classroom behavior
  • Students who have demonstrated “college readiness” in English by earning one of the following:
    • A score of 390 or higher on the Evidenced Based Reading & Writing (EBRW) portion of the PSAT
    • A score of 480 or higher on the EBRW portion of the SAT
    • A score of 18 or higher on the English & Reading sections of the ACT
    • A score of 3 or higher on the AP English Literature or Language & Composition Exam
    • An applicable score on NOVA’s Virginia Placement Test for English
  • Students who have demonstrated “college readiness” in Math by earning one of the following:
    • A passing score (400) on the Algebra I, Geometry, or Algebra II SOL test
    • A score of 500 or higher on the Math portion of the PSAT
    • A score of 530 or higher on the Math portion of the SAT
    • A score of 22 or higher on the Math section of the ACT
    • A score of 3 or higher on the AP Calculus B/C Exam
    • An applicable score on NOVA’s Virginia Placement Test for Math