If you're a Hastings, Neb., area high school student, Hastings College may offer a dual credit course that allows you to earn College credit in Chemistry I & II with lab (CHM 151/155 and CHM 153/157) while still in high school!
To keep duel credit courses consistent with the on-campus course, students view video streamed lectures from Hastings College professors, use the same textbooks, conduct the same labs and have access to the same online materials and assignments as the students on campus.
Details on the Early College Program at Hastings College are included below, but please contact Dr. Neil Heckman at 402.461.7452 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Early College Program
The Early College Program at Hastings College is available to area high school seniors who rank in the top half of their class or who are recommended by their high school counselor and/or principal. Tuition discounts will provide opportunities for qualified seniors at a reduced cost.
In order to participate in the program, you must submit a completed application (select "part time" student and "early college" on the app) and a letter of recommendation from either your High School Principal or High School Counselor stating grade point average, class ranking and ACT scores if available.
The cots of the program is $50 per credit hour, with regular college credit being awarded upon the satisfactory completion of course work.
Important note: Students may take courses during the summer following their junior year, during the fall and spring semesters of their senior year and the summer following their graduation (maximum of 8 credit hours). Courses taken during the interim term of their senior year requires a letter of permission from their high school counselor or principal.
Students accepted into Early College Program can pre-register at the Hastings College Registrar's Office on or after the following dates for each term:
- Summer: April 1
- Fall: August 20
- Spring: January 15