Department COVID-19 Updates:
Admissions Requirements:

The Dual Credit High School Enrollment Program is for juniors and seniors in high school. 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 ($69.50 per credit hour)
  • Earn college credit while in high school
  • Jumpstart your degree
  • On-line courses administered through Canvas Learning Managment 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.

  • Fall 2020 application deadlineAugust 28

  • Spring 2021 application deadlineJanuary 15

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.

  • Fall 2020 classes begin August 24, or within 72 hours after receiving the application.

  • Spring 2021 classes begin January 11, or within 72 hours after receiving the application.

  • 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