College Dual Credit
The dual credit program is run in conjunction with Trident Technical College (TTC) and Charleston Southern University. Eligible students may take courses in English, history, political science (government), biology, communications, and mathematics. Upon completing and passing each course, students will earn both high school and college credit. At First Baptist School, the average senior graduates with over 18 hours of college credit, which equates to over a semester of college credit.
Students at First Baptist School also have the opportunity to take AP Literature or AP European History. College credit for these courses is award when students earn the passing score required by the college they choose to attend.
See below for a snapshot of First Baptist School students’ achievements:
CLASS OF 2020
30 seniors earned dual credit
330 total dual credit hours earned
The average senior earned 11 semester hours of credit
CLASS OF 2021
31 seniors earned dual credit
384 total dual credit hours earned
The average senior earned 12 semester hours of credit