Dual Enrollment Programs 

Ms. Antonia Dentes
Dual Enrollment Program Assistant (DEPA)
Email: Antonia_M_Dentes@mcpsmd.org
Room 138A




MCPS & MC Dual Enrollment Resources 

Montgomery College (MC) Dual Enrollment 

MCPS Dual Enrollment 

FAQs about Dual Enrollment 


Dual Enrollment Opportunities for WJ Students

Virtual Middle College

Interested students begin the enrollment process in Grade 8 with support from their school counselors.

Early College

Interested students discuss this option with their school counselors; eligible students apply in Grade 10.

Jumpstart to College 

Interested students speak with their counselors then contact WJ’s Dual Enrollment Program Assistant for registration assistance.  Students in Grades 9-12 may participate if they meet minimum eligibility requirements.

JumpStart to College for WJ Students


Eligibility requirements and registration steps.

Important to Know!

Participants must apply to MC as Dual Enrollment students using this tutorial and receive a college ID number (M#) before requesting classes.

Students “claim” their MyMC accounts (the portal into MC) using this helpful video.

MC courses approved by MCPS for Dual Enrollment students: https://tinyurl.com/mcps-mc-courses  are offered at no cost if taken during the fall, winter, or spring semesters. 

MC’s Dynamic Schedule of Classes shows course logistics, descriptions, and prerequisites.

High school students register for MC classes by creating accounts and submitting requests here. 

A dual credit form is required by MCPS to finalize registration.

Students with 504 Plans or IEPs who plan to use accommodations must work with MC’s Disability Support Services.

MC Classes Offered at WJHS – for eligible juniors and seniors.

Fall 2024

Foundations of Communication/COMM108, 2 days/week. 1:00-2:30 PM, in-person.

International Relations/POLI203, 2 days/week. 1:00-2:30 PM, in-person.

Spring 2025 (proposed)

Introduction to Business/BSAD101, 2 days/week. 1:00-2:30 PM, in-person.

Personal and Community Health/HLTH105, 2 days/week. 1:00-2:30 PM, in-person.

2024 WJHS Jumpstart to College PPT