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Admission Eligibility for Degree-Seeking and Non-Degree-Seeking Students

Whether you plan to move on to a four-year school or step right into a career, you will need to meet the following requirements to be eligible for admission.


Degree-Seeking Students

To be eligible for admission as a degree-seeking student at Johnson County Community College, you should meet one of the following requirements:

Be a graduate of an accredited high school or a recipient of a general educational development (GED) diploma
or
Be 18 years of age or older and

  • not be a graduate of a state-accredited high school and
  • have been determined by JCCC, after evaluating your educational credentials, to be able to benefit from the courses in which you wish to enroll.

Non-Degree-Seeking Students

To be eligible for admission as a non-degree-seeking student at Johnson County Community College, you should meet one of the following requirements:

Be a graduate of an accredited high school or a recipient of a general educational development (GED) diploma
or
Be 18 years of age or older and

  • not be a graduate of a state-accredited high school and
  • have been determined by JCCC, after evaluating your educational credentials, to be able to benefit from the courses in which you wish to enroll;

or

Be 16 to 18 years of age and dropped out of high school and

  • submit documentation from the high school you should be attending stating that you have been released from attendance and
  • have been determined by JCCC, after evaluating your educational credentials, to be able to benefit from the courses in which you wish to enroll.

Early College (high school concurrent enrollment) eligibility