Dual Enrollment Students

Welcome, Dual Enrollment Students

The Athens College of Ministry welcomes High School and Home School students wishing to take their first steps towards earning college credit in an environment that honors their Christian worldview. These students earn postsecondary credit hours and can also meet their high school graduation or Home Study completion requirements as Dual Enrollment students as permitted by their diploma-granting institutions. 
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Why Dual Enroll at ACMin?

Enrolling in ACMin while in high school allows students to get a head start on college before high school graduation.  But beyond that, there are so many ways that ACMin coursework can enhance your personal educational journey.  At ACMin you can:
-experience rigorous coursework in a Christian setting;
-learn in an engaging academic environment under the direction of highly qualified faculty;
-earn General Education credits (science, languages, mathematics, English, music) in a place that honors your Christian worldview;
-more fully establish your identity in Christ before you pave your career path; and
-learn who God created you to be so that you can become all that He desires for you (Ephesians 2:10).

Steps to Dual Enrollment

1.  Ensure that you meet the eligibility requirements below.  
2.  Complete the online ACMin Dual Enrollment Application. (Note that the application form autosaves when you exit.  Check your email for the necessary link to return to your application in progress.) Dual Enrollment application deadlines are as follows: 
Fall Semester - July 15
Spring Semester - December 1
Summer Semester - April 1
3.  Upload the completed Parental Consent Form (below) with your online application. 
4.  Have an official copy of your High School or Home School transcript sent to: Registrar, Athens College of Ministry, PO Box 7953, Athens, GA  30604.
5.  Receive your application acceptance and permission to register for classes by email.
6.  Register and pay your course fees by the following deadlines: 
Fall Semester - August 1
Spring Semester - December 15
Summer Semester - April 15
6.  Order your textbooks

Additional Information

Application Fee is $35.00.  Once your application has been approved, you may enroll in as many courses as you like during your High School or Home School career.  Should you decide to earn a degree from the Athens College of Ministry, additional application materials will be required for degree program enrollment. 
Courses Offered. Click here to see the list of courses offered for Fall Semester 2017
Eligibility Requirements. Dual enrollment students must be at least 16 years of age at the beginning of the academic semester and have a current GPA of 3.0 or higher. 
Course Fees.  Course fees vary by credit hour as follows:
2 Credits - $229 per course
3 Credits - $259 per course
4 Credits - $289 per course
Note that the State of Georgia does not allow "Bible Colleges and Seminaries" to participate in the use of Move on When Ready funding. 
Textbooks.  Students will receive a link to the list of textbooks for their courses prior to the start of the semester. Most texts can be ordered from Amazon. Students should order their books in time to receive them by the start of the semester as assignments will be given at the first class meeting.  Generally, the cost of textbooks and materials does not exceed $100 per course. 
Application and Enrollment Deadlines.  Students are encouraged to apply and enroll well before the published deadlines in order to ensure available seats in their desired classes. Priority enrollment is given to ACMin degree-seeking students. 
Transcript Fees.  The cost for each official transcript requested is $10.00. Unofficial grade reports can be accessed at no charge through the student's online portal. 
Questions?  Contact Rev. Paul Cooke, Director of Student Affairs at 706-769-1472 or pcooke.acmin@gmail.com.