If you have not earned a high school diploma, GED or HiSET certificate, you may be admitted to SCC with an Ability to Benefit status. In order to build a strong academic foundation before beginning college-level work, it is our recommendation that you first receive your high school diploma or its equivalent GED or HiSET.
This list was developed to help you through the enrollment process. If you follow all of the suggestions outlined, you should have a smooth start at SCC!
The assessment test is required for anyone who has not earned a high school diploma, GED or HiSET. Your results are used to determine your Ability to Benefit from course work.
Financial Assistance Alert: Financial Assistance Alert: Students who do not have a high school diploma or a recognized equivalent (e.g., GED, HiSET), or do not meet the home school requirements, and who first enroll in a program of study after July 1, 2012 will not be eligible to receive Title IV student aid. Visit the Financial Assistance Web page for more information.
Apply for Financial Assistance and Scholarships.
Meet with an Academic Counselor and Register for Classes.
Your test results will be reviewed with you by an academic counselor. If it is determined that you would benefit from college-level course work, a counselor will help you select the courses you need and help you register.
If it is determined that you are NOT able to benefit from college-level course work, or, if remedial course work is recommended you will be referred to the Adult Basic Education/HiSET preparation program. Students referred to the HiSET preparation program are expected to complete the HiSET in a reasonable time and should present the HiSET certificate to the Admissions Office for verification of completion.
COL 101 – Orientation to College is REQUIRED for all first-time freshmen who take 9 or more credit hours in fall or spring or 5 or more credit hours in the summer term.
Pay Tuition and Fees in Full.
You will be dropped from all of your courses if you fail to pay your tuition in full by the due date. Tuition/Fee information. In-district and Out-of-District Information.
Save time – pay online via SCC Connection.