AP enrollment increases at Rock Bridge, Hickman

Sunday, September 28, 2008 | 5:53 p.m. CDT; updated 6:28 p.m. CDT, Sunday, September 28, 2008

COLUMBIA — College — just seeing the word can create excitement or stress because entrance to an university can lay the path for future adventures. The preparation it takes to get there doesn't begin or end with college entrance exams. Advanced Placement classes, available at Columbia's high schools, offer students the opportunity to start earning college credit before they even receive their acceptance letter.