Become a Dual Enrollment Instructor

With an integrated high school and college curriculum, students save time and money by earning college credit through dual and/or concurrent enrollment programs. There are many benefits to teaching dual enrollment courses including the list below.

  1. Enhance the educational experience of students with college-level coursework
  2. Access to college resources including online course templates, technology support, and library resources
  3. Professional development opportunities
  4. High school investment into classroom instructional materials
  5. Pathway to teach at the college as an adjunct or full-time instructor

Submit YOUR paperwork TODAY!

Dual Enrollment Instructor Packet

  • Resume
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Equivalent Experience (as needed)
  • Experience in the Field (occupational ONLY)
  • Syllabus

Send all documents to Megan Garvy, Dual Enrollment Faculty Liaison.


Who can teach dual enrollment courses?

MCCCD courses are classified academic or occupational. Instructor qualifications vary based on the designation of the course type.

Minimum Requirements for Academic or Occupational Areas

OPTION A: Master’s degree in the teaching field

OPTION B: Master’s degree in any teaching field with 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching field

OPTION C: Master’s degree in any teaching field with tested experience approved by the MCCCD discipline-specific Instructional Council (IC)

  • HLC Minimum Qualifications for Hiring
  • Instructors qualifying with tested experience must submit the tested experience rubric to indicate criteria met and include supporting documentation

OPTION D: Master’s degree in any teaching field with 24 upper division semester hours in the teaching field • Qualified ONLY through September 2023.

  • Instructors qualifying with these criteria must also submit a compliance plan

Alternative Minimum Requirements for Occupational Areas

Occupational teaching fields require the following from an accredited college or university:

  • Bachelor's degree in the field and three years of experience in the field, or
  • 5 years of experience in the field

Which courses can be offered for dual enrollment credit?

MCC is an open-admissions college. All students admitted to the college have access to EdReady for course placement preparation.

Courses listed in the MCCCD-Dual Enrollment Course Catalog may be offered for dual enrollment credit. This catalog is updated annually. Courses that are not available in the catalog may be offered for concurrent enrollment credit. Concurrent enrollment courses are taught by MCC faculty during or outside of the high school day.

Key Early College Academic Courses

ENG101: First-Year Composition
ENG102: First-Year Composition
Mathematics (non-STEM non-Business Degree)
MAT142: College Mathematics
Mathematics (Business Degree)
MAT212: Brief Calculus, OR
MAT221: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I, OR higher
Mathematics (Math and Science Degrees)

MAT221: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I, OR higher

Biological Science

BIO100: Biology Concepts
BIO181: General Biology (Majors) I

Physical Science

CHM130LL: Fundamental Chemistry
CHM151LL: General Chemistry I
CHM152LL: General Chemistry II
PHY101: Introduction to Physics
GLG101LL: Introduction to Geology I
GLG102LL: Introduction to Geology II

Career and Technical Education

Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs prepare people for the future of work which contributes to regional economic growth. We have identified clusters of MCCCD courses that align to two-year high school CTE programs. These courses may be offered for dual or concurrent enrollment credit to expedite early college opportunities for students to complete CTE certificates and degrees.

AZ Department of Education CTE Program Alignment to MCC Courses Dual AND/OR Concurrent Enrollment

MCC Program: Accounting, Banking, and Finance
GBS131: Business Calculations
MCC Program: Agriculture
AGS164: Plant Growth and Development
AGB132: Agribusiness and Management
Animation (Digital Animation)
MCC Program: Digital Arts
ART184: Digital Animation I
ART185: 3D Modeling and Animation I
Automation and Robotics
MCC Program: Automated Industrial Technology
AIT100: Industrial Safety
AIT125: Electrical Systems I
AIT270: Robotics I
Automotive Technologies
MCC Program: Automotive Service
ASE101: Introduction to Automotive
ASE141: Steering, Suspension, and Pre-Alignment
ASE151: Introduction to Brake Systems
ASE161: Basic Automotive Electrical/Electronics
ASE162: Automotive Battery, Starting, and Charging Systems
ASE181: Introduction to Engine Performance
Business Management
MCC Program: Business and Organizational Management
MGT175: Business Organization and Management
GBS110: Human Relations in Business and Industry
MGT253: Owning and Operating a Small Business
GBS131: Business Calculations
GBS151: Introduction to Business
Business Operations
MCC Program: Administrative Professional
CIS105: Survey of Computer Information Systems
CIS113DE: Microsoft Word: Word Processing
GBS151: Introduction to Business
GBS120: Workplace Communication Skills
Digital Animation
MCC Program: Animation and Time-Based Media and Video Game Production
ART184: Digital Animaiton I
ART185: 3D Modeling and Animation I
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
ART100: Introduction to Digital Arts
ART111: Drawing I
Digital Photography
MCC Program: Animation and Time-Based Media and Photography
ART142: Introduction to Digital Photography
ART143: Intermediate Digital Photography
Early Childhood Education
MCC Program: Early Childhood Education
ECH176: Child Development
CFS123: Health and Nutrition In Early Childhood Settings
CFS125: Safety in Early Childhood Settings
ECH280: Food Experiences with Young Children
ECH128: Early Learning: Play and the Arts
Education Professions
MCC Program: Education
ECH176: Child Development
EDU221: Introduction to Education
EDU230: Cultural Diversity in Education
Electronic Technologies
MCC Program: Electronics Engineering Technology
ELE100: Concepts of Electricity and Electronics
ELE111: Circuit Analysis I
ELE112: Circuit Analysis II
ELE121: Solid-State Devices and Circuits I
ELE131: Digital Logic and Circuit
ELE261: Communication Systems
ELE263: Digital Data Communications
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
MAT121: Intermediate Algebra
ELE241: Microprocessor Concepts
Fashion Design and Merchandising
MCC Program: Fashion Design and Merchandising
TEC109: Introduction to Fashion Merchandising
TEC110: Beginning Apparel Construction
TEC125: Fashion Design
Film and TV Production
MCCCD Program: Web Design and Development
Courses lised below fulfill all requirements for Adobe Foundations Audio and Video CCL
CIS120DK: Introduction to Digital Video Editing
CIS120DL: Introduction to Adobe After Effects
CIS120DO: Introduction to Adobe Audition
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
CIS120DA: Introduction to Adobe Premier
Fire Service
MCC Program: Fire Science
FSC106: Introduction to Fire Protection
FSC108: Fundamentals of Fire Prevention
FSC110: Wildland Firefighter
FSC113: Introduction to Fire Suppression
FSC117: Fire Apparatus
FSC118: Fire Hydraulics
Graphic Design
MCC Program: Digital Arts
ART183: Digital Graphic Arts I
ART283: Digital Graphic Arts II
CIS133DA: Internet/Web Development Level I
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
ART100: Introduction to Digital Arts
Law and Public Safety
MCC Program: Administration of Justice
AJS101: Introduction to Criminal Justice
AJS230: The Police Function
AJS240: The Correction Function
AJS200: Current Issues in Criminal Justice
AJS275: Criminal Investigation I
MCC Program: Marketing
GBS151: Introduction to Business
MKT271: Principles of Marketing
Mental and Social Work Technician
MCC Program: Social Work
SWU295: Effective Helping in a Diverse World
SWU171: Introduction to Social Work
SWU183: Introductory Ethics: A Social Service Perspective
SWU291: Social Service Delivery Systems
SWU130: Addictions and Substance Use Disorders
Music and Audio Production
MCC Program: Music Industry Studies
MUC109: Music Business: Content Creation and Copyright
MUC111: Digital Audio Workstation I (DAW I)
MUC293: Self Promotion for Music
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
MUC195: Studio Music Recording I
Network Security
MCC Program: Networking and Security
CNT140AB: Introduction to Networks
CNT150AB: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials
CNT160AB: Enterprise Networking, Security, and Automation
CNT205: Cisco Certified Network Associate Security
CIS270: Essentials of Network and Information Security
Nursing Assistant
MCC Program: Nursing
HCC145: Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals
NUR158: Nurse Assisting
Precision Machining
MCC Program: Manufacturing
MPT120: Introduction to Manual Machining
MPT140: Manual CNC Programming
MPT101: Technical Documentation
MPT110: Inspection Techniques
MPT131: CNC Machining Level I
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
MPT101: Technical Documentation
MPT111: Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GDT)
Software and App Design
MCC Program: Mobile App Development
CIS150AB: Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals
CIS165: Introduction to IOS Application Development
CIS105: Survey of Computer Information Systems
CIS133DA: Internet/Web Development Level I
CIS163AA: Java Programming Level I
CIS120DF: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
CIS166AA: Introduction to JavaScript
MCC Program: Theatre
THP213: Introduction to Technical Theatre
THP206: Introduction to Costume Construction for Theatre
THF115: Makeup for Stage and Screen
THP250: Stage Properties
THP216: Beginning Stage Lighting
THP251: Safety Practices in Theatre and Film Production
Technology Devices Maintenance
MCC Program: Networking and Security
BPC170: A+ Exam Prep: Computer Hardware Configuration and Support
BPC270: A+ Exam Prep: Operating System Configuration and Support
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
CIS105: Survey of Computer Information Systems
Veterinary Assisting
MCC Program: Veterinary Technology
VET101: Introduction to Veterinary Technology
VET109: Veterinary Assistant Internship
Welding Technologies
MCC Program: Welding
WLD101: Introduction to Welding
WLD106AA: Introduction to SMAW
WLD106AB: SMAW 6010 Plate
WLD106AC: SMAW 7018 Plate
WLD206AB: Advanced GMAW and FCAW
WLD206AD: Advanced GTAW Ferrous
WLD208AB: GMAW Code Welding
WLD208AC: FCAW Code Welding
*Pre-requisite and/or Co-requisite requirements
WLD206AA: Introduction to GMAW/FCAW and GTAW