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Early Entry Program

Grace University is excited to announce a program designed just for high school seniors! Through this program, high school seniors can experience the culture of college life and earn valuable college credit in the process. Review the information below for details.

Program Overview

  • High school seniors meeting the requirements below are eligible to take up to 12 credit hours through the Early Entry Program.
  • Students enrolled in the program receive discount of nearly 80% off the current course tuition! (Fees for books and transcripts are not included in the discounted tuition rate.)
  • Course registration will begin when all documents have been received and full payment for course tuition has been made.
  • Credits completed are fully transferable.


To participate in the Early Entry Program, a student must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a high school senior*
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 (up to last completed semester) or
  • Have an ACT composite score of at least 20 or an SAT total score of 940

In addition, all students must submit the following documents for consideration:

  • Limited Enrollment Application (found here)
  • Official High School Transcripts (up to your last completed semester)
*Senior year of high school also includes both the summer before and the summer after the school year.

Available Courses

Courses available through the Early Entry Program are as follows:

Course On Campus Online
BS 101  Old Testament Survey +  
BS 102  New Testament Survey + +
BS 110  Evangelism & Spiritual Life +  
BS 103  Hermeneutics & Bible Study Methods + +
TH 200  Survey of Theology +  
EN 101  English Composition 1 +  
EN 102  Creative Writing + +
EN 103  English Composition 2 +  
HU 100  Introduction to the Arts +  
PE 200/210  Cardiovascular 1 / Cardiovascular Training 2 +  
PE 220/230  Strength Training 1 / /Strength Training 2 +  
PSY 101  General Psychology + +
SP 120  Oral Communications +  
SS 214  Cultural Anthropology +  
BU 101 Introduction to Business +  
SS 231  Church History +  
Courses are subject to change and availability varies by semester. Please check with an admissions counselor for details.    

Students who want to enroll full time at Grace University after high school will be required to complete the normal admissions and registration process. For more information regarding the Early Entry Program contact the Admissions Office at 1.800.383.1422 or 402.449.2831.


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