Dual enrollment: Not for the faint of heart

After completing her sophomore year at Eastside High School, International Baccalaureate student Jenna Stafford said goodbye to high school and hello to college life.

At the start of her junior year, Stafford became part of a select group of dual-enrollment students who are too young to graduate from high school but are ready to advance to the next step of their academic career.

“Becoming a college student was a big change, but change is good,” said Stafford, who became a full-time Santa Fe College student her junior year. “I am the type of person who likes to get ahead, so dual-enrolling was an instant click for me.”

Read the full article by Gainesville Sun Correspondent Stacy Fournier.