Dual Credit Courses for High School and Home School Students

Admissions Requirements:

The Dual Credit High School Enrollment Program is for juniors and seniors in high school and home school students. It allows students to earn high school and college credits concurrently. Courses are college-level, contain the same content and rigor as other courses offered at NCTA, and may transfer. 

Interested students should have a 3.0 GPA. If a  student does not meet this requirement, he or she will need a counselor's approval to take a dual credit course.

  • Reduced tuition ($72.00 per credit hour)
  • Earn college credit while in high school
  • Jumpstart your degree
  • On-line courses administered through Canvas Learning Management System.
Application Procedure
  • First select the course you would like to take: Available Courses

  • Complete application: Dual Credit

  • Returning dual credit students do not need to reapply. Email Vicky Luke with your course selection.

Application Deadlines
  • August 30 for Fall 2024
  • January 16 for Spring 2025
  • Contact Gaylene Stinman for more information on applications and deadlines.

Canvas Learning Management System

  • Once your application is approved, you will receive two emails: the first will contain your NUID number, the second will contain a temporary password, a link to TrueYou, and instructions for claiming your MyUNL ID and password.

  • You will be able to login to Canvas 24 business hours after completing the steps above.

  • Connect to Canvas here: Canvas

  • For more detailed instructions click below


  • If you are having issues claiming your account after you have followed these steps, please call the Huskertech Help Center: 866-472-3970

Additional Information
  • Paper bills are mailed to dual credit students. All payments are due the 12th of the month.

  • Contact Gaylene Stinman for information about start dates each semester.
  • The Access College Early Scholarship is available to high school students who wish to enroll in dual enrollment courses. Please follow this link for more information:  ACE Scholarship
  • This form is for facilitators to gain access to the course in Canvas: Dual Credit Facilitator