Dual Credit at LHS

What is dual credit?

Dual Credit, in its traditional definition, refers to courses taught to high school students, by college-approved high school instructors, for which students receive both college and high school credit.

What are the benefits of dual credit courses?

  • Saves Time. Take a course once and earn high school and college credit at the same time.
  • Saves Money. Dual credit courses taken through the dual credit program is a substantial savings compared to the university's undergraduate tuition.
  • Prepares Students for College. Dual credit courses provide high school students an opportunity to experience rigorous college-level coursework.