How To Enroll

  • Students
    1. Review the program guidelines on this website and the student enrollment checklist.
    2. Please collect this information before beginning:
      • Student's physical address
      • Student's Social Security number
      • Student's email address (not an ISD address)
      • Student's phone number
      • Parent's legal name
      • Parent's birthdate
      • Parent's email address (not an MCC address)
      • Parent's phone number
    3. McLennan County area students should access the High School Pathways Portal--the online enrollment system for dual credit, ECHS, and early admission. See the Related Links for the link to the portal.
      The portal's progress tracker guides students through the enrollment process.

      Student Instructions for Portal

      Monitor the progress tracker to ensure all steps are completed and all paperwork received by MCC.
    4. Students not from the McLennan County area should contact the High School Pathways office directly for instructions.
  • Parents
    1. Review the program guidelines on this website and the parent instructions for the portal. The student must begin the process and identify you as the parent/guardian before your part begins.
    2. Watch for 2 emails from “Datatel.”
      • Check your junk/spam folder.
      • One contains your username and a link to the portal. The second contains your temporary password.
    3. Log in to the High School Pathways Portal. See the menu for the link to the portal.
    4. Grant consent for the student to enroll in a High School pathways program.
      • Consent applies until high school graduation.
    5. Other features of parent access:
      • Make an online payment
      • Review student schedule (if student grants consent)
      • Review end-of-semester grades (if student grants consent)
  • Notes for Homeschool Families
    1. Use the High School Pathways Portal for registration, BUT
      • The student should email section numbers for the courses to the High School Pathways office via the MCC student email account.
      • Parental consent will also count as high school approval.
    2. Once per academic year, each homeschool family will sign a dual credit agreement with MCC
      • Contact the High School Pathways office for details and a blank copy of the agreement.