Through Ashland University’s College Credit Plus (CCP) program, high school students can earn college credit and high school graduation credit by taking college courses. It’s a great way to get a head start on your college education.
Students must have participated in a college preparatory curriculum and have completed the following:
- Two or more years of high school English
- Two or more units of math (algebra I or higher)
- Two or more units of science (one must be a laboratory science)
- Two or more units of social studies
- Cumulative grade point average of at least 2.50/4.00 at the time of application.
- Composite score of 18 or higher on the ACT (or 860 on the SAT).
- An English subscore of 21 is required to be placed in ENG*101.
Criteria and Guidelines:
- Applications must be completed online and submitted no later than June 1 for the fall semester and no later than October 15 for the spring semester.
- Student must complete and submit all approval forms required from their high school. (The Intent to Participate form is due to the school by April 1 of the year prior to participation.)
- Students may not register for classes until they are notified.
- Registration usually occurs at the end of May for fall semester and begins when open enrollment starts in November for spring semester.
- Classes taken on the AU main campus will cost $33 per credit hour to the family.
Once students are accepted into the program, re-application is not necessary to participate in subsequent semesters.