Grace College’s Jump Start Program is for public, private and home-schooled juniors and seniors who want to enter college with a significant academic advantage and cost savings.
The Jump Start program can help you earn dual credit for high school and college, earn accredited, transferable college credit, and take advanced courses that are not offered at the high school level.
You may take a total of 12 credit hours as a Jump Start student. Juniors may take three credit hours per semester; seniors may take up to six credit hours per semester. Jump Start courses are offered on-campus only. Online course options are not open to Jump Start students.
Read more about the classes you can take to jump start your college career.
In order to be considered for enrollment in the Jump Start Program at Grace, you must fulfill certain admissions requirements. Below is a list of the requirements.
- High school junior or senior
- GPA: 2.5 minimum
- Provide high school or home-school transcript
- Complete the Jump Start application process
Download the High School Transcripts Request Form. Complete the top portion and give it to your guidance counselor. He or she will complete the remainder of the form and mail it, along with a copy of your official high school transcripts, directly to the Grace College Admissions Office.