High School Programs

We're committed to offering high school students the chance to get a head start on their degrees and ensure an easy transition from high school to college - at a low, or even free, rate.


  • Concurrent Enrollment - Let our faculty come to you. Participating high schools host GRCC faculty to teach college courses at your school. You could earn high school and college credit in the same location.
  • Cruisin' to College! - This program invites students to visit area schools, earn college credit and receive a $500 stipend - all in one eight-week summer program.
  • Dual Enrollment - Students can earn transferrable college credit and experience while in high school.
  • Early/Middle College - Earn a high school diploma and associate degree in a 13th year experience.
  • GEAR UP - Program that provides students with the skills and preparation needed to graduate on time and enroll in postsecondary education.
  • Grand Rapids Learning Center - Accelerated high school credit/diploma recovery via on-line learning and college transition and credit opportunities. This program is offered in partnership with Grand Rapids Public Schools.