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Benefits of Advanced Standing Articulated Credit

Students benefit:

  • because by not having to duplicate course work they save time and money
  • articulated programs encourage them to set educational and career goals and to continue their career education past high school
  • success in rigorous high school classes builds self-esteem and confidence
  • they enter the workforce sooner and better prepared

Parents benefit:

  • they take pride in their children's successes and clear career goals
  • they save tuition dollars

Secondary schools and colleges benefit:

  • their programs improve as a result of increased communication and cooperation between institutions
  • enrollments are typically stronger in articulated programs

Employers benefit:

  • schools can provide graduates with higher level skills and readiness to meet workplace demands

Taxpayers benefit:

  • state and local tax dollars are saved because students acquire skills earlier and educational resources are used more effectively¬†