FCPS Math Dual Enrollment

Mason-FCPS Math Dual Enrollment Program

Program Description

The George Mason University Department of Mathematical Sciences partnership with Fairfax County Public Schools offers exceptionally talented high school students the opportunity to earn advanced university level mathematics credit. All courses are taught by Mason affiliate faculty and are offered on-site in FCPS high schools.

Admission Requirements

  • Current FCPS junior or senior enrolled in the courses below at your high school
  • Minimum 3.25 FCPS GPA
  • Meet the application deadline, course registration form, and payment submission deadline
  • Online application and $70 application processing fee

Course of Instruction:

  • Math 213 Multivariable Calculus

 The following courses are only available only for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology students

  • Math 214 -  Elementary Differential Equations
  • Math 411 - Complex Analysis

The following course is available only for Robinson Secondary School students this semester

  • Math 203 – Linear Algebra

If you are unsure of which course you are completing, consult your math teacher before applying.

Fall 2021 Application Process

STEP  ONE:


  • Visit https://www2.gmu.edu/admissions-aid/apply-now
  • Click on Undergraduate to expand that field
  • Click on the following link “Click here to apply as a freshman using Mason’s exclusive online application”
  • Click on Sign Up

Sign Up with First Name, Last Name, and Email Address
**Please use the student’s email address. DO NOT use the parent’s email address.

  • An email will be sent to the address used in step 3 with a temporary password link
  • Click on the link provided and you will be able to create a unique password
  • Click on Start New Application

After completing the steps above, you will be logged in to the application.   Complete the information required for each section and then click “SAVE” to identify any errors or “SAVE & CONTINUE” to move forward in the application.  The computer system will alert you if there are any missing portions of that page. 

 Complete Mason’s online application.

  • Use these guidelines to complete the application correctly.
  •  You must pay a $70 application fee when submitting the application.

Priority Deadline: October 15, 2021 at midnight

Final Deadline: October 22, 2021 at midnight

Dual enrollment admission or registration WILL NOT be accepted or processed after October 22.

GO TO STEP TWO AND THREE! YOU ARE NOT DONE WITH THE PROCESS UNTILL ALL STEPS ARE DONE! 

STEP  TWO:


  • Visit the Mason Marketplace to complete the Fall 2021 registration and submit payment. Click On the Following Link: Mason-FCPS Math Dual Enrollment Link
  • Click on the course you wish to take (the price will reflect when payment is submitted)
  • Hit add to cart
  • Fill out the form and hit continue
  • Check information for Accuracy and hit Checkout
  • Enter email address to receive payment confirmation
  • Fill out payment information – Fee will be $425 if you register by Friday, October 15 and $550 if you register by Friday, October 22.
  • Hit continue
  • Review order and then hit submit order
  • Receipt will be produced

STEP THREE:


Submit Official Transcript:

  • You must have your counselor/transcript office send an electronic official transcript to George Mason University.

Course Fees:

Priority Deadline:

  • Tuition rate of $425.00 if Mason application, registration form, and payment are received by midnight on Friday, October 15.

Final Deadline:

  • Tuition rate of $550.00 if Mason application and payment are received by midnight on Friday, October 22. 

Mason Transcripts

At the end of the course, the student will be emailed instructions on how to order the official Mason transcript. If you have previously taken the Fairfax Math program, you are able to order a transcript through the following instructions. Only the student may request a transcript.

  • The following link takes you directly to the transcript online request system, Parchment, Inc. for George Mason University: https://registrar.gmu.edu/students/transcripts-parchment/
  • Scroll down to “How to Order an Official Transcript", select “For alumni, former students, or Envision students” by clicking on the Parchment Exchange image.
  • If you are a returning user, login with your email address and password. If this is your first time using Parchment to order a transcript, click “Create Account.”
  • When you create an account, you will need to enter contact information, authentication information, and create a password.
  • Under authentication information, enter your Date of Birth, your First and Last Name as they were when you registered for the credits, and the Last 4 Digits of your Social Security Number (SSN). If you do not have a SSN, you may enter 0000. The field for Student ID is optional, so you do not need to enter anything here.

If you have technical issues or questions concerning your online order, please contact Parchment Inc. at 833-781-7236 or click “Support” at the top of the ordering page for additional guidance. You may also contact the George Mason University’s Office of the University Registrar by emailing transcripts@gmu.edu or by telephone at 703-993-2441. 

Questions?

Contact Rachel Cleaver, Senior Associate Director, K12 Partnerships at rcleave2@gmu.edu.