Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get FREE college credit while attending high school through Career Center classes?

A key benefit to attending the Career Center is the ability to get a jumpstart on college.  Through our relationships with various colleges and universities, our students may earn FREE college credit in many of our programs.  Our Health classes even offer dual enrollment for college credit with Jackson College. Check with one of our counselors or program instructors for details.


From which colleges can I earn FREE credit?

The following colleges and universities currently have agreements with Jackson Area Career Center:

Baker College 


Ferris State University

Jackson Community College

Lansing Community College

Northwood University

Washtenaw Community College 
University of Northwest Ohio
Speak with your high school or Career Center counselors about which programs have articulation agreements at the above colleges.

What is the cost of tuition for students who attend from outside the county? 
The current cost of tuition is $1,100 per student, per semester. 
Where can I get more information?
Contact one of our Career Center Counselors.