College credit plus program at The University of Akron

MAKING COLLEGE MORE AFFORDABLE

COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS

Are you an academic high achiever? College Credit Plus (CCP) is a way for Ohio students in grades 7-12 to enroll at a college or university to earn both college and secondary school credit tuition FREE!

UPDATE: ACT results date

Please be advised, the summer/fall CCP application deadline is still April 15, however due to the cancelation of the April 4 National ACT, The University of Akron will be accepting results from the June 13 National ACT. (3/19/20)

WHAT

The College Credit Plus program was created by the Ohio Legislature to allow students to enroll in a college or university to earn both college credit and credit for classes grades 7-12, tuition free.

Learn about the College Credit Plus program and what it can do for you


WHO

Any Ohio students in grades 7-12 who are enrolled in any public, private, parochial, or home school are eligible for College Credit Plus.

Information for current College Credit Plus students

See the admission requirements and guidelines to enroll in CCP


WHY

The College Credit Plus program will help you get a head start to earning your degree faster and by potentially saving you money!

View the courses you can take


WHEN

Application deadlines:

  • To begin in the summer (May/June) or the fall semester (August) apply by April 15.

    Please note: Due to the cancelation of the April 4 ACT, we will be accepting the results from the June 13 ACT.
  • To begin in the spring semester (January) apply by Oct. 15.

Admission checklist


HOW

Apply to The University of Akron online and be sure to check the box that says you are interested in the College Credit Plus program!

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