The mission of the Office of Articulation is to facilitate the effective and efficient progression and transfer of students through Florida’s K-20 education system.

Articulation from K12 to Colleges

It is possible for students to earn college credits before high school graduation. Here are some of the acceleration programs available to secondary students in Florida:

Comparison of all the Articulated Acceleration Programs available in Florida (PDF)


Students who earn required scores on nationally and internationally recognized assessments may receive college credit for their demonstrated mastery in these college-level subject areas. Students may transfer up to 45 credit hours based on their credit-by-examination scores. See the passing scores and credit equivalencies for these assessments (PDF).

Dual Enrollment

Dual enrollment is an acceleration program that allows secondary students, including home education students and students with disabilities, to take postsecondary coursework and simultaneously earn credit toward a high school diploma, a career certificate, an industry certification, or an associate or baccalaureate degree at a Florida public or eligible private institution. The following resources are available to help students and their families learn more about dual enrollment:

Additional Dual Enrollment Resources for School Districts, Guidance Counselors, Academic Advisors, and Institutes of Higher Education:

Articulation from Colleges to Universities

Students in Florida have transfer rights associated with postsecondary work at public colleges and universities. Here are some of the resources available to inform students about their rights and responsibilities:

Additional Postsecondary Resources:

Articulation Reports, Resources and Publications


Office of Articulation
325 West Gaines Street, Room 1401
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
Phone: 850-245-0427
Fax: 850-245-9542