College in the High School

High school juniors and seniors in the Capital Region and throughout New York state can register to take college-level courses through the College in the High School program.

These courses give students an opportunity to experience a college-level course while still in high school and receive college credit.

Credits can be applied to Hudson Valley Community College programs or transferred to most four-year colleges and universities. Depending on the school, students may be able to transfer up to 15 credits or more.

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College in the High School

Teachers, students and guidance counselors talk about the benefits of the program.
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In June 2019, the College in the High School program was reaccredited by the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP), a national body that oversees concurrent enrollment programs between institutions of higher education and high schools.
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“After my first year at UAlbany, I was already considered a junior because of all the credits that I earned in high school.”

Get in Touch

College in the High School

Brahan Hall, Room 033

Fax: (518) 629-8103

Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Connect with Us


  • MaryKate Kraus
    Director of High School Programs and Educational Outreach
  • Susan Agan
    Technical Assistant