​Admission as a dual enrollment student at CMU allows you to enrich your educational experiences by getting a head start on college credits while you complete your high school degree.


  • Take classes at CMU that are not available at your high school.
  • Take one or two college courses each semester.
  • The CMU Admissions Office will work with you to enroll in courses that meet your needs.
  • CMU accepts dual enrollment credit from other colleges.
  • Count your earned CMU credits both toward high school graduation requirements and college degree requirements.


In order to be accepted for dual enrollment at CMU, you must:

  • Be a high school senior. Juniors may be considered in exceptional cases.
  • Satisfy the admission requirements for new CMU freshmen - including a 3.35 or higher cumulative grade point average and a 22 ACT composite test score of 22 ACT / 1110 SAT.
  • Receive a recommendation from a high school counselor or principal.
  • Recommendation and approval of course selection from high school counselor.
Application, decision, and registration process may take up to four weeks. 

Application deadlines:
  • Fall semester start - July 15
  • Spring semester start - November 19
  • Summer I start - April 2
  • Summer II start - May 13

How to apply

  • Apply online (Application must be resubmitted every semester that you enroll.) Do not apply using the Global Campus/CMU Online application.
  • Submit the application fee or fee waiver when applying for your first semester as a dual-enrolled student. Returning dual enrolled students can select "Pay Later" at the end of the application.
  • Submit the following documents to Alex Bohnsack at abohnsack@cmich.edu every semester: