Ohio’s new College Credit Plus can help you earn college and high school credits at the same time by taking college courses from community colleges or universities.
The purpose of this program is to promote rigorous academic pursuits and to provide a wide variety of options to college-ready students in grades 7-12. Taking a college course from a public college or university College Credit Plus is free. That means no cost for tuition, books or fees. If you choose to attend a private college or university, you may have limited costs. College Credit Plus has replaced the Post Secondary Enrollment Options Program (PSEO).
Revere High School has a partnership agreement with the University of Akron for specific courses. However, you can choose to take College Credit Plus courses from any college that offers a course that would benefit your future.
For more information, refer to the Information Sheets/Presentations and schedule a meeting with your school counselor.
By April 1, notify your school counselor if you intend to participate in College Credit Plus next year. After April 1, you will need permission from the school district superintendent to participate.
You and your family should contact colleges for information, application forms, and criteria for acceptance into College Credit Plus. Some materials are available from your high school counselor and at the college’s website.
You must go through the procedures established by the colleges/universities to apply to College Credit Plus and to enroll in the course(s). You may have to take a college placement test to make sure you are college-ready.
A map showing all Ohio public colleges can be found here
. A map showing Ohio private colleges can be found here
Prior to college class attendance, your high school counselor will assist you in determining a course’s equivalency to a high school course(s).