How to Get Ahead
WHY TAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE CLASSES IN HIGH SCHOOL (dual credit)
(1)Cheaper tuition than a four-year school.
(2)Good way to get a feel for college-level work.
(3)Transfer you credits to a four-year school.
(4)Priority registration with the more college credits you have.
(5)Fulfill both high school and college requirements.
(6)Figure out your major before transferring.
(7)Choose from more classes that are available at high school.
(8)Take advantage of the libraries, clubs and study abroad opportunities at college early.

Getting ahead helps you to be prepared and challenges you.  Taking dual credits will help to make your college experience easier and help you to be aware of what's to come.