Western Christian Academy (WCA) and Barclay College have created an opportunity to allow WCA students to enroll in online coursework through Barclay College. Barclay has full accreditation, making credit transfers more acceptable. Barclay Accreditation
Taking college classes while in high school can afford a student many benefits, including cost savings, a shortened educational timeline, assessment of college-readiness, and an introduction to the rigors of higher education. The online learning format allows students to participate in college courses around ongoing obligations at WCA as well as at an institution that matches the values of WCA, the students and their families. Recognizing these benefits, the College and WCA have worked cooperatively to develop a partnership between the two institutions that would allow for the enrollment of qualified students into lower division (100- and 200-level) online courses with the College.
Dual Enrollment Qualifications
The dual enrollment courses are available for juniors and seniors.
A minimum 3.0 GPA is required to enroll in courses. GPA’s from a 2.7 – 2.99 requires a letter of recommendation from school counselor.
Student has completed all 10th grade requirements.
Part-time students: Current transcript and letter of recommendation/confirmation from school counselor.
Dual Enrollment Policies
No more than 2 courses (6 credit hours) per semester.
Students must take courses specific to completion of the high school diploma as a first priority.
Dual Enrollment courses through Barclay College are considered as “Honors” courses and have a 5.0 grade scale.
Once a student has been awarded a high school diploma, General Equivalency Development certificate (GED), or other high school graduation certificate, they will no longer be able to enroll in Dual Enrollment courses. They will need to apply to a college degree program (resident or online).
Financial assistance is NOT available for Dual Enrollment students.
Students are responsible for all costs pertaining to Dual Enrollment courses with Barclay College (tuition, books, etc.).
Processing Fee – $50.00 per course paid to Western Christian Academy
$165.00/credit hour paid to Barclay College
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