The Early Middle College Program at South Central College allows students who are currently enrolled in a partnered Alternative Learning Center the opportunity to earn college credit towards a high school diploma and an Associate’s degree.

Early Middle College students can take free developmental courses and are eligible to take classes during the summer.

Admissions Checklist:

  • Submit a completed South Central College application by using our Online Application or print out a Application Form in PDF format and send in the completed form to the college.
  • Submit an official high school transcript identifying GPA or class rank. Transcripts must be official and sent directly to SCC.
  • Submit a copy of the Early Middle College Notice of Student Registration Form. Sign by typing the corresponding names in the signature field of student, parent, and high school counselor. Submit the completed form to your school counselor for their signature and they will forward it to South Central College.
  • Submit an official college transcript if you have taken PSEO or Concurrent Enrollment courses. SCC may be able to obtain your official transcripts from any of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities at no charge to you.
  • Submit any earned Articulated College Credit (ACC) or Advanced Placement (AP) scores.

Note: 19-21 year old students follow the 12th grade criteria. Work with your high school counselor to complete the PSEO Extended Eligibility paperwork in addition to completing the Admission steps.

Schedule an Appointment

  • Phone appointment: On the day of your appointment, the advisor will contact you at the phone number you provided when you scheduled the appointment.
  • Virtual appointment: A video appointment allows advisors to visually share information with you. Prior to your appointment, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to your scheduled appointment.

Admissions

Email: admissions @southcentral.edu for quick general assistance

Schedule a phone or video Zoom appointment with an admissions expert by clicking on the buttons below

Faribault Campus Phone and Video Appointments

North Mankato Campus Phone and Video Appointments

Instructions for Video (Zoom) access at SCC

Academic Advising

Email: advising@southcentral.edu for quick general assistance

To schedule an appointment by phone or video, select your campus and click on the link

Faribault Campus Phone and Video Appointments

North Mankato Campus Phone and Video Appointments

South Central College Contacts

Edel Fernandez
Edel Fernandez
Director of Admissions
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Phone:(507) 389-7444
North Mankato Office:A120-g
Laura Attenberger
Laura Attenberger
Director of Secondary Relations/Perkins Grant
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Phone:(507) 389-7241
North Mankato Office:A120-d