Please note that classes are subject to change on a yearly basis due to licensing requirements.
Munster High School has a partnership with Purdue University Northwest for the delivery of the following classes:
1. AP English Literature and Composition (ENGL 104)
2. AP English Language and Composition (ENGL 104)
3. AP Statistics (STAT 301)
(Students can only earn the ENGL 104 credit once, either as a junior or senior.)
§ Only juniors and seniors are eligible for dual credit through Purdue.
§ Applications are due to Purdue Northwest before the close of the previous school year.
§ Students interested in dual credit for the 18-19 school year must have submitted their applications and registration forms by May of 2018.
§ Students should be mindful of the MHS deadline for these applications. MHS needs time to process applications before releasing them to Purdue.
§ First-time students must complete an application and registration form.
§ Returning students must complete a registration form.
§ Students are required to report current test scores (PSAT, SAT, ACT) and their GPA.
§ Students must have a CORE GPA of 3.0 to be admitted.
§ Not all students will be approved for dual credit. Approval is at the discretion of the awarding institution.
§ Students will verify their enrollment in the fall of the following year. Students have the opportunity to drop at this time if they prefer.
§ For 2018-19, Purdue representatives will visit dual credit classes to present to students.
§ Grades earned in Purdue dual credit classes will remain within the Purdue system.
§ Students who take dual credit in high school and then enroll in a Purdue school will be continuing their GPA and credit counts.
§ Students who fall below a GPA of 2.0 in classes will be placed on academic probation.
§ Advice: Students should only remain in Purdue Dual Credit classes if earning a B or higher. This is at the discretion of the student and family, though.
§ Purdue grades mirror high school grades in that pluses and minuses are used and factored.
§ Students who fail dual credit classes will be required to pay readmission fees.
§ Being on probation can affect admissions decisions to any Purdue campus as well as financial aid.
§ There is a $75 fee for dual credit courses through Purdue ($25 per credit hour).
§ Statements will be mailed to the student’s home from Purdue.
§ Students will be withdrawn from courses for lack of payment.
· Transcripts will be prepared sometime in the month of July.
· Courses will also be listed on the MHS transcript.
· Information for requesting/releasing a transcript is listed below.
Purdue Northwest Contacts
Peter Bailey (Undergraduate Admissions) (firstname.lastname@example.org) (219-785-5590)
Rachel Clark (Concurrent Enrollment) (email@example.com) (219-785-5236)
§ Registration Form
§ Reasons to Enroll in Dual Credit
§ Transcript Request Form
§ Accessing Your Purdue Transcript
§ Purdue Drop Form