Dual Credit

Eligibility Information

Student Eligibility

High schools students are eligible for dual credit/dual enrollment if they meet the following criteria:

9th Grade
• Overall minimum grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
• Score at the 90th percentile or above on the ACT or SAT
• Provide signed letter of recommendation from principal and guidance counselor
• Written permission from a parent or legal guardian (click here to download consent form)

10th Grade
• Overall minimum grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
• Provide signed letter of recommendation from principal and guidance counselor
• Written permission from a parent or legal guardian (click here to download consent form)

11th and 12th Grades with an overall grade point average between 2.5 – 2.99 (on a 4.0 scale)
• Provide signed letter of recommendation from principal and guidance counselor
• Written permission from a parent or legal guardian (click here to download consent form)

11th and 12th Grades with an overall minimum grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
are automatically eligible for dual credit courses.

To view the CBHE dual credit policy in its entirety, please visit:
http://dhe.mo.gov/policies/documents/CBHEPolicyonDualCreditJune2015.pdf.

For the following courses, student must meet the ACT, ACT Residual or placement exam prerequisite:

  • ENG104 College Writing and Rhetoric
    ACT English score of 18, or passing score on the Writing Placement Examination
  • MAT116 College Algebra
    ACT math score of 22 or passing score on the Math Placement Examination
  • MAT119 Trigonometry
    ACT math score of 22 or passing score on the Math Placement Examination
  • MAT132 Elementary Statistics
    Grade of C or better in MAT116
  • MAT167 Calculus
    ACT math score of 25, or grade of C or better in MAT116 and MAT119
  • CHE111 General Chemistry
    ACT math score of 22