High School College Connection

High School College Connection

Get A Head Start On College With High School College Connection!

The High School College Connection (HSCC) program is a concurrent enrollment program that allows high school students in the West Contra Costa County Unified School District to take college classes while still earning high school credits. Since 2012, HSCC has provided students with the opportunity to explore college courses, gain valuable experience in a college setting, and receive additional support such as coaching, mentorship, and embedded tutoring. The program is based at Contra Costa College and open to all eligible WCCUSD students interested in getting a head start on their college education and exploring different career fields.

Steps to Apply

Program Benefits

  • Earn College and High School Credit Simultaneously
  • Access College-Level Textbooks
  • Receive Group Tutoring Support
  • Participate in Career Exploration Activities
  • Connect with Success Coaches for Guidance and Support

Student Commitment

  • Pre-Calculus
    Monday-Thursday (8:00am – 11:35am)
    with Mandatory Tutoring from 12:15pm – 1:15pm
  • 4+ Hour Daily Commitment
    dependent on the units of the class 

Frequently Asked Questions