ACHS Counseling Department
Upcoming Events
2018 Graduation
Dual Credit & College Release


Students interested in taking college classes during the school day at ACHS (concurrent enrollment) or off campus during the night or summer (dual credit) MUST meet with their counselor first to discuss the process and obtain the appropriate paperwork.

Butler Community College

Students must be considered a sophomore, junior, or senior to enroll in college courses at BCC.

Steps to Take BCC Courses at BCC or ACHS

Course Schedule (search for available classes)
Request a Butler Transcript  (will need to be done at the end of senior year)
Placement Test Information:
      Testing Center Link (hours, ASSET/Compass information, study guides)

     Study Guides and Information

Contact Information:

Heather Rinkenbaugh 
Director of High School Academic Partnerships
Butler Community College 

Free College Classes!!!
Butler is offering many classes with free tuition for high school students. Class fees will still be applied but tuition is free! This is for any class taken at ACHS or at Butler listed on the sheet below. Students will still follow the standard procedure to sign up for Butler classes (link to instructions and steps to follow are above).
More information can be found here.
Technical Education Tuition Waiver (SB 155)—Information regarding classes/programs that offer free tuition at BCC. You can search courses that qualify through the Course Schedule (link is above) and search for schedule type “KS CTE Initiative”.



Wichita Area Technical College (WATC)

WATC Homepage

Checklist to Take Classes at WATC

Free Technical Course List for 2016-2017

Program Blocks for High School Students 17-18

Contact Information:

Kirsten Heimerman
Specialist, High School Admissions