Students are often referred to SCC by their high school counselors. You are eligible
for Running Start if you meet the following criteria:
- You will be in the 11th or 12th grade by your first quarter of Running Start. Grade
status is determined by the high school.
- You are currently enrolled in a public high school. Private school students must register
in a public high school to be eligible for Running Start. Homeschool students must
enroll with a homeschool resource center or the public school district in which they
- You place in college level English through the ASSET or COMPASS assessment. Students must qualify for college level Writing, English 101 and college
level reading, English 101.
- You meet program application dates.