Rachelle Hernandez - The University of Texas at Austin
Billie Rood - University of Alabama
High School students who take Advanced Placement (AP) Courses or enroll in Dual Credit courses can earn college credits prior to starting college. Tuition, books and materials are all covered - there is often no cost to students. The only thing needed from students is dedication, hard work and perseverance. Student who have earned college credit prior to attending college tend to have more opportunity for course selection and to graduate from college on time.