Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Dual Credit Pricing Information (Fall '14 - Spring '15)

All students enrolled in a Dual Credit/ Dual Enrollment course receive a 50% tuition discount. Students are required to pay the remainder of tuition and all associated course fees. Course fees are exempt from the discount. Students are also responsible for acquiring the book needed unless otherwise noted by the high school.

Credits*Estimated cost
(not including course fees)
1 $53.50
2 $107.00
3 $160.50
4 $214.00
5 $267.50
6 $321.00

* The credit hour fee is subject to change with each academic year.

High school students are allowed to take up to 12 semester credits.
Below is a list of commonly taken courses and their credit value.

  • BIO 105 - 5 credits
  • BIO 108 - 4 credits
  • CHE 103 - 4 credits
  • CHE 105 - 4 credits
  • ENG 101 - 3 credits
  • ENG 103 - 3 credits
  • MAT 121 - 4 credits
  • MAT 122 - 3 credits
  • MAT 203 - 4 credits
  • MAT 204 - 4 credits
  • MAT 240 - 3 credits
  • NRS 101 -4 credits
  • NRS 103 - 4 credits
  • PSY 103 - 3 credits
  • SOC 111 - 3 credits
  • SPE 131 - 3 credits

Failure to make payment arrangements by the payment date will cause student to be dropped from the class.

A payment plan may be set up through the student's SOAR account. The payment plan will deduct 3 payments from a checking account or credit card throughout the semester. There is a $15 fee each semester for enrolling in the payment plan.

For more information on tuition and cost, contact our Business Office at 815.835.6267.