Early College High School College

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EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL Early College High Schools (ECHS) are innovative high schools that allow students least likely to attend college an opportunity to earn a high school diploma and 60 college credit hours. Early College High Schools: • provide dual credit at no cost to students • offer rigorous instruction and accelerated courses • provide academic and social support services to help students succeed • increase college readiness, and • reduce barriers to college access. The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Through an agreement with University of Texas of the Permian Basin, Slaton High School students will be given an opportunity to earn both high school and college credit for the following courses through Interactive Television Broadcast or Online: • ENGL 1301 – Composition I (English III) ENGL 1302 – Composition II (English III) • ENGL 2322 – British Literature to 1800 (English IV) ENGL 2323 – British Literature since 1800 (English IV) ENGL 2327 – American Literature to 1865 • HIST 1301 – US to 1877 (U.S. History) • HIST 1302 – US since 1877 (U.S. History) Music 2310 – Jazz, Pop, and Rock • PSYC 1301 – Intro to Psychology SOC 1301 – Intro to Sociology ART 1301 – Art Appreciation • COMM1315 – Intro to Public Speaking (Communication Apps) CRIM 2336 – Intro to Criminology • ENGL 2328 – American Literature since 1865 • MATH 1314 – College Algebra MATH 2412 – Pre-Calculus MATH 2413 – Calculus I • PLSC 2305 – American National Politics (US Government) SPAN

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