High School Dual Credit

Online Dual Credit Program

Earn both High School and College Credits with our Dual Credit program.

Are you a high school student looking to get a head start on college? Do you know a high school student who is ready to earn advanced credit?

Concordia University Wisconsin’s Dual Credit program allows high school students to earn both high school and college credits through online courses taught by CUW faculty. The program allows students to complete dual credit courses online either during the school day or at home for a fraction of the traditional undergraduate cost.

FAQ School Partnerships

Features and Benefits

  • Earn college credits while in high school.
  • Receive dynamic instruction from collegiate faculty.
  • Highly affordable tuition through the Concordia Promise and Concordia Promise Plus scholarships.
  • Choose from a number of semester-long (15 week) courses.
  • Complete coursework within the school day or during personal time, and enjoy working in a flexible online delivery system.
  • Access to CUW’s online library holdings and databases.
  • Available in face-to-face settings through partnerships with select high schools.

High School Dual Credit Courses

*Courses will run contingent on minimum enrollment

Course NumberCourse TitleDescriptionCredits
SOC 101 ELIntroduction to SociologyIntroduction to Sociology is an introduction to the study of social groups and social relationships. The course analyzes basic sociological concepts to acquaint the student with the fundamental laws governing human relationships. Problems of social structure, social processes and social motivations will be considered.3
PSY 101 ELIntroduction to PsychologyIntroduction to Psychology is an introductory survey course acquainting the student with the procedures, principles, theories and vocabulary of psychology as a science.3
HIST 153 ELAmerican CivilizationAmerican Civilization is a survey of the history of the United States from pre-Columbian America to the present. It will explore political, ideological, social and religious changes that have occurred in the American story.3
ENG 103 ELCivilization and Worldviews: LiteratureCivilization and Worldviews: Literature provides practice and experience in reading three primary genres of literature: fiction, poetry, and drama. The purpose of this course is to enable the student to enjoy and appreciate a wide spectrum of literature, with an understanding of how best to undertake various types of critical analyses of a work.3
ENG 104 ELIntroduction to WritingIntroduction to Writing is designed for the student with a good high school background in writing, focuses on the process of written expression and gives practice in dealing with the various modes of discourse from free writing through research.3
MGMT 130 ELPrinciples of ManagementPrinciples of Management examines the principles and functions of management with an integration of line and staff relationships, theories of management, authority and responsibility, centralization and decentralization, team building, and developing policies, strategies, and tactics.3
ECON 200 ELPrinciples of EconomicsPrinciples of Economics offers a single semester introduction to both Micro and Macro Economics. Students emerge with a basic understanding of the concepts behind economists’ analysis of labor and product markets as well as business decisions. They also learn to recognize the perspectives of macroeconomists and evaluate how fiscal and monetary policy may adversely or positively impact the macro-economy.3
MKTG 131 ELPrinciples of MarketingPrinciples of Marketing studies the basics of marketing’s roles in society and within the firm. This covers marketing history, the present day practices, and future projections.3
COMM 247 ELIntroduction to Business WritingIntroduction to Business Writing teaches how to write effective business letters, memos, articles, reports, advertisements, and resumes. Students learn to organize, format, and edit messages used in press releases, public relations, management, marketing, customer service, and organizational decision-making.3
CHIN 101 ELMandarin IMandarin I is designed for students who have no formal learning of Mandarin Chinese. Students will develop skills in listening and speaking with some introduction to reading and writing Chinese characters as well as Chinese culture.3
ACCT 201 ELAccountingEmphasis is placed on the process of identifying, measuring, recording, and communicating the economic events of a business. Areas of coverage include ethics; the accounting cycle (manual and computerized); financial statements presentation & analysis; merchandising; internal controls; cash; receivables; and long-lived assets.3
ACCT 202 ELAccounting IITopics of corporate operations are covered including capital stock and dividend transactions, stockholders’ equity, and bond financing. The statement of cash flows, financial statement analysis, and partnerships as a form of business are also studied.3
CSC 150 ELFoundations of Computer ScienceFoundations of Computer Science provides a survey and overview of computer science via its Grand Ideas. Computer Science is the study of problem solving, which is the focus of CSC 150. The view of a computer system as a combination of hardware, software, and people is explored in detail. The computer system as a tool for personal and professional problem solving is emphasized. Foundational computer science concepts along with terminology, ethical issues, application, and hands-on computer use are explored. Students select a topic of interest as a term
project to augment class discussion and laboratory experiences. The relationship between a Christian worldview and a technological society is investigated.
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