PTECH and Early College Programs - Building Futures Together

What are the benefits?

  • P-TECH/Early College/Collegiate Academy benefits by the numbers

    $6000

    • Approximate cost of a two-year degree at Dallas County Community Colleges.
    • Savings on college tuition and books per student.

    68%

    • U.S. jobs that will require a post-secondary education in the year 2020.
      Source: Jobs for the Future (www.jff.org)

    60

    • Number of potential college credits students can ear in collegiate academies.

    56%

    • Early college students who are the first in their families to attend college.
      Source: Jobs for the Future (www.jff.org)

    90%

    • Four-year graduation rate at early college high schools.
      Source: Jobs for the Future (www.jff.org)

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    Did you know? One in five early college students graduate high school with a college degree.
    Source: Jobs for the Future (www.jff.org)