Post Secondary Enrollment Option

Advanced Placement, Concurrent Enrollment, and PSEO

 

Who Teaches It?

Where Is It Taught?

High School Credits

College Credits

Enrollment Requirements

How Does It Figure Into My GPA?

What Does It Cost?

 

Concurrent Enrollment Courses

CHS Teachers

CHS

Credits given in the subject area of the course on a 4.0 scale

Credits given upon successful completion of course and paperwork through the college

Proficient in all areas of ITEDs (41st percentile) as required by Iowa Senior Plus Legislation

Will be figured as a regular course on a 4.0 scale

Nothing

Advanced Placement (A.P.) Courses

CHS Teachers

CHS

Credits given in the subject area of the course on a 5.0 scale. Transcript will say Honors if they don’t take the AP Exam.

Colleges may award credit or advanced standing based on test score (typically the score must be at least at 3 on a 5 point scale)

Consideration of grades, ITED scores, attendance, and commitment level

Will be figured on a 5.0 scale (A=5.0, B=4.0, C=3.0,

D=1.0)

$87 dollars to take each national AP exam

Post Secondary Enrollment Option Courses

College Professors hired by the College

CHS or at the College

Credits given as a general credit 

Credits given upon successful completion of course and paperwork through the college

Proficient in all areas of ITEDs (41st percentile)

as required by Iowa Senior Plus Legislation

Is not figured into your GPA due to the course being graded as pass/fail. This is the beginning of college GPA.

District will pay up to $250 for the course unless the student fails.  If failure, student is responsible for cost.

* Students should always check with the specific college and specific program of choice to verify if the college credits will transfer for college credit.

* Students must request a transcript from Ashford or Clinton Community College for review at the college of their choice, in order to be awarded college credit.

 Please contact the CHS counseling office if you have any questions about Advanced Placement, Concurrent Enrollment, and PSEO courses.

 Click here for more information on Advanced Placement classes.

Click here for more information on PSEO and Concurrent Enrollment classes.