Considering Running Start?
Running Start allows Qualified high school juniors and seniors to enroll tuition-free in college-level courses as part of their high school program of study. Books, supplies, lab fees, and transportation are the responsibility of the student. Students are responsible to pay for any college courses numbered below 100. To be admitted to BBCC as a Running Start student, students must:
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What is Running Start?
Washington State’s Running Start Program, allows qualified juniors and seniors to enroll tuition-free in college-level courses earning both high school and college credit. The Running Start Program pays the tuition and the student is responsible for the cost of fees, books, supplies, lab fees, and transportation. Students are required to pay for any college courses numbered below 100.
To be admitted to BBCC as a Running Start student, students must:
*Home schooled students and students attending private schools must be evaluated at the junior or senior level by a public high school official and enroll at that school.
*Students who have passed the GED and who do not have a high school diploma may enroll through their high school and be eligible for the Running Start program until the age of 21.
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