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Dual Credit 

Registration starts on 9/19/2019 for students interested in taking dual credit classes spring 2020.

Dual Credit Presentation

ApplyTexas Step by Step Guide

This TSI testing registration is only for prospective dual credit students.  Seniors who need to TSI test for college purposes need to contact the college of their choice for testing options.  TSI registration is now open.  Click here to register for the TSI test.

For TSI practice you can go to accuplacerpractice.collegeboard.org.  You will need to set up a free account, choose TSI, then select either English or Math self guided problems that you can review.

Texas Common Core Numbering System - TCCNS provides a shared, uniform set of course numbers to use in determining course equivalency and degree applicability of transfer credit for 135 Texas colleges and universities. Compare NBHS dual credit courses taken in conjunction with San Antonio College, to another college or university.

NBISD Dual Credit Courses Offered 2018 2019:


High School Course San Antonio College Course equivalent

College Algebra  - Spring only College Algebra 1414

College Algebra/Precalculus College Algebra 1414/Precalculus 2412

Government - Fall and Spring Govt 2305

Medical Terminology - Spring only MDCA 1313

English 3 Engl 1301/Engl 1302

English 4 Engl 2322/Engl 2323

US History Hist 1301/Hist 1302

Environmental Science - Fall only Biol 2406

Anatomy and Physiology Biol 2401/Biol 2402

BIMII - Fall only BCIS 1306


Click here if you are interested in the Alamo Academies

Starting 9/19/2019, use this dual credit application if you are not enrolled in dual credit for this semester. The Apply TX instructions must be followed exactly! Click here for ApplyTexas step by step instructions

For TSI practice you can go to accuplacerpractice.collegeboard.org.  You will need to set up a free account, choose TSI, then select either English or Math self guided problems that you can review.

  • Enrollment for the Spring 2020 begins 9/19/2019. 

    Students who will be juniors and seniors next year may request any dual credit course available.  Not all courses are available every semester.  

    Required for dual credit -  1. Paper packet  2. online Apply Texas 3. Go FAAR and Test Prep Modules  4.  Test scores

    Students can take up to 14 dual credit courses (semesters) during high school.  Each semester counts as one dual credit course. 

    The Alamo Academies have a separate application and deadlines.  Be sure to click on the DC Packet for Alamo Academies at the top of the page or pick up a packet at the front desk.





  • Mrs. Angela Burton

    (830) 627-6021

    For information concerning

    Alamo Academies contact

    Mrs. Tina Miller

    (830) 627-6075

Important Information:

Watch the many due dates as missing a deadline can keep you from participating in dual credit courses. 

General guidelines for testing requirements:

1.  TSI Writing 340-390 w/essay min. of 4  OR

TSI Writing 310-339 with level 4-6 ABE Diagnostic and min. essay score 5.

2.  TSI Reading 351

3.  TSI Math 350

SAT(taken in Mar. 16 or after) EBRW 480+  Math 530+

ACT Comp 23+ with a Eng 19+ Math 19+

Depending on what subject you wish to take, the score requirements will vary.  TSI student practice test at www.accuplacer.org.  Click on the students button.

Spring 2020

Sept. 18 - Parent/Student DC meeting

Sept. 19, 2019 -  DC Registration begins for Spring 2020

Oct. 2 - Apply Texas Deadline

Oct. 16 - DC application due to front office

Nov. 6 - All testing due whether initial TSI or SAT/ACT scores sent

TSI testing date options:

  • Oct. 8, 9, 10 after school with one test each day
  • Oct. 22, 23, 24 after school with one test each day
  • Oct 29, 30, 31 after school with one test each day
  • Oct. 12 Saturday TSI testing.  Students must report by 8:00 am and take all three tests

(All retesting is done at an Alamo College Testing Center)

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