Why Classroom Central?
Benefits for Students
1. Students receive college credit without leaving
the high school campus while continuing to experience
a nurturing, familiar environment.
Graduates receive a high school diploma and have
a college transcript!
2. Students earn up to 24 college credit hours
before leaving high school.
3. Dual credit courses are offered at a significantly
lower tuition rate.
4. Academic skills are sharpened and an early
awareness of college-level expectations is
Who is Eligible?
Eligible students must be approved and recommended by
the participating high school principal or superintendent/headmaster and have a 3.0 gpa. Recommended students may take no more than 2
courses per semester or 12 credit hours per year. Grading is
a standard scale of A, B, C, D, F, I (Incomplete), or W
What is the definition of credit hour?
Credit is expressed in terms of credit hours. One hour of
credit is given for the successful completion of classroom
work of at least fifty minutes two-five class periods per week for a semester or year,
together with the necessary outside of class preparation.
How do I register?
Registration is completed when the CCCK application for
enrollment with the course selection is submitted and the high school/academy receives payment.
Enrollment in dual credit courses should be integrated
with the high school's regular enrollment process for each
year. The student will be informed by the high school
of details regarding course scheduling and location.
What is the tuition?
Dual credit tuition is significantly less than standard
rates. Payment methods are communicated through each
participating high school. Any tuition paid through the
dual credit program will be credited back to the student
should he or she enroll as a full-time freshman at CCCK
upon high school graduation.
Who will be my instructor?
Instructors for dual credit courses will be high school
teachers. They must have the same academic credentials
and qualifications for teaching as required by CCC for
adjunct instructor status. A minimum of a master's degree
is required, unless the academic vice president approves
How is course content determined?
Dual credit courses offered in high schools will follow
CCCK departmental guidelines and regulations. Course
content, requirements, and standards of evaluation shall
be the same as those utilized for on-campus courses.
How many courses can I take?
Students in the dual credit program are limited to no
more than two courses per semester, or a maximum of 4
courses or 12 credit hours per academic year.
Can I drop a course if needed?
To drop a course, students must notify the coordinator at
the high school of their intent. A grade of "W" will be
recorded on the student's transcript. Tuition will be
refunded based on the following: Courses dropped
between day one through day eight of the semester receive
a portion of the tuition refunded. After the 11th
day of the semester, no refund is offered.
Will my credits transfer?
Central Christian College is accredited by the Higher
Learning Commission. As such, most credits earned
through the college should transfer to other similarly
accredited schools. However, it is in the interest of the
student to consult the registrar's office or catalog of the
college or university in which they plan to enroll concerning
policies of acceptance of college credits.
How do I request a transcript?
Upon receipt of a signed, transcript request
from a student
and the appropriate fee(s), a transcript of credits will be
issued by the registrar. A transcript fee of $5.00 is
charged for each transcript, official or unofficial. If time
is a factor, transcript requests may be faxed along with a
credit card number. An additional credit card processing
fee of $5.00 per transaction will be charged.