The Early College Academy (ECA) is a partnership between the KC Public Schools and MCC-Penn Valley. Qualified and highly motivated high school juniors and seniors attend college classes full time on the Penn Valley campus, earning both their high school diploma and Associate's degree.
The Pylons Advanced Academics and Gifted Program provides unique opportunities for highly motivated students. The program is designed to prepare students for the next phase of their education. Participating students will benefit from a highly rigorous curriculum designed to challenge them to think critically, expand their knowledge, learn time management, and enhance their study skills.
The Missouri Coordinating Board of Higher Education has approved the following minimum recommended 24-unit core curriculum requirement for admission to public two-year colleges and public four-year colleges and universities. Specific high school course requirements vary from institution to institution. Be sure to check with the schools you're interested in to see what they recommend or require.