Enter your college studies early.

At Cornerstone, our dual enroll students only pay $191 per credit. It's easy to begin, just three simple steps.

Dual Enroll Application Process

  1. Submit a free online application (only high school juniors and seniors qualify).
  2. Submit your high school transcript (3.0 cumulative GPA or higher is required).
  3. If applicable, written permission from your high school guidance counselor.

Program Details

Class options include many 100 level courses and select 200 level courses. A list of class options for the Spring 2016 semester will be released November 1. To get an idea of potential classes offered, listed below are courses in which current dual enroll students are enrolled this semester. 

Fall 2015 Courses

Math and English course selections require a placement exam or ACT/SAT scores to be submitted. Students are limited to taking 2 courses or 7 credit hours per semester as a dual enroll student. The maximum amount of credits allowed for the duration of dual enrollment is 24 credit hours. Only juniors and seniors in high school may apply.

Placement Exams

The following subject areas require additional exams and/or interviews to be completed prior to the opening of class registration (July 1):

  • English: ACT/SAT scores must be submitted.
  • French: Placement exam required.
    • Placement dates for Spring 2016 courses have not yet been determined.
  • Math: Placement exam required.
    • November 24 | 11am
  • Spanish: Placement exam and interview required.
    • Placement dates for Spring 2016 courses have not yet been determined.

Contact your admissions counselor for more details.


Cost is similar to local community colleges, but at CU you'll experience smaller class sizes, professors who really want to get to know you and classmates who share your love for Jesus.

  • $191 per credit hour
  • $35 technology fee
  • $75 parking fee per semester
  • Other fees may apply depending on the courses you enroll in
  • Books not included

Dates & Deadlines

Spring 2016

We are now accepting dual enrollment applications for Spring 2016. Returning dual enrollment students do not need to reapply.

  • November 1: Registration opens & Spring 2016 course list posted online
    • Notification of enrollment will occur 5-8 day after form submission
  • November 15: Deadline for NorthPointe students to be admitted 
  • December 1: Deadline for all other students to be admitted 
  • December 15: Registration closes
  • January 12: Dual Enroll Orientation (3:30 pm - 5:30 pm)