Sophomore, Juniors and Seniors at SHHS may earn college credit by: 

  • successfully completing examination requirements at the end of AP courses offered on the high school campus.
  • successfully completing concurrent credit university courses offered through Washburn University or Allen Community College on the high school campus.
  • successfully completing university courses on the Washburn University campus with the expressed permission of parents and school. (Only seniors have this option.)

NOTE:
1. Students must be accepted to Washburn University (or other accredited institutions) according to guidelines for enrollment and be a student in good standing at SHHS and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

  1. Credit will be awarded at a rate of 1 credit per 5-hour course and 0.5 credit per 3-hour course.

    3.  Students participating in advanced studies (university or technical school) during the school day will be under the direct supervision of their school counselor.

*Courses being offered at SHHS for 2017-18

  • College Algebra (MA 116) - 3 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College Statistics (MA140) - 3 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • Freshman Composition (ENG 101) - 3 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • Intro. to Literature (ENG 135) - 3 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College American History I (HI 111) - 3 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College American History II (HI 112) - 3 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College Biology (BI 100 & BI 101)- 5 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College Public Speaking (CM 101) - 3 Credit Hours (Allen C.C.)
  • College Personal Finance (BUS 125)- 3 Credit Hours (Allen C.C.)
  • College Psychology (PSY 101) - 3 Credit Hours (Allen C.C.)
  • College Sociology (SOC 102) - 3 Credit Hours (Allen C.C.)
  • College Beginning Spanish I (SP 101) - 4 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College Beginning Spanish II (SP 102) - 4 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College Beginning German I - 4 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College Enjoyment of Music (MU 100) - 3 Credit Hours (Washburn Univ.)
  • College Financial Accounting (BUS 210) - 3 Credit Hours (Allen C.C.)
  • College Principles of Management (BUS 275) - 3 Credit Hours (Allen C.C.)
  • College Marketing (BUS 278) - 3 Credit Hours (Allen C.C.)

All juniors and seniors desiring concurrent credit must meet eligibility requirements due to a recent directive of the Kansas Board of Regents.

The student eligibility requirements for Washburn University concurrent credit courses are as follows:

1. To enroll in MA 116, College Algebra, a student must meet the following criteria:

  1. 3.0 high school GPA
    b. 22 on math section of the ACT
    c. Have a qualifying score on the COMPASS exam through Washburn University
  2. To enroll in MA 140, College Statistics, a student must meet the following criteria:
  3. 3.0 high school GPA
                b.  25 on math section of the ACT
                c.  Have a qualifying g score on the COMPASS exam through Washburn University
                d.  Receive a grade of "C" or better in College Algebra
  4. To enroll in any other Washburn concurrent enrollment class, a student must meet one of the following criteria:
  5. PSAT Selection Index of at least 150
    b. ASSET reading skills subtest score of at least 43 and numerical skills subtest score of at least 39
    c. SAT combined verbal and mathematical score of at least 1000
    d. PLAN test composite of at least 21.


The student eligibility requirements for Allen Community College concurrent credit courses are as follows:

To enroll in any Allen C.C. concurrent enrollment class, a student must meet one of the following criteria:

  1. Score of at least 19 on the ACT reading subtest
  2. ASSET reading skills subtest score of at least 40

Transfer of Concurrent Credit:  To be certain that credits will transfer to the college or university where you plan to obtain your degree, check with your chosen college/university.

Washburn University: 

  • $137 per credit hour
  • 6 hour limit per semester with prior approval from counselor
  • Book Rental or purchase dependent on class
  • Student pays Washburn University directly

Allen Community College:

  • $78 per credit hour, which includes textbook rental
  • Student pays Allen Community College directly

*Tuition and class availability subject to change based on the Institution and instructor availability.