STUDENTS & PARENTS
Why Choose Dual Credit?
- Low Cost: Students are able to take classes at $70/unit
- Doubles the value of high school courses being taken by students
- Apply credit to Jessup program which aligns with the market
- Creates opportunity to be exceptionally employable upon graduating
Explore the nearly 20 degree programs offered at William Jessup University.
As a dual credit student at William Jessup University, you have access to helpful online resources through my.jessup and the William Jessup University’s online student portal. Through the student portal, you can view your class schedule and grades, and print your unofficial transcripts. With your registration for the dual credit course, you will also be given a Jessup email address and portal access.
As a four-year liberal arts university accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and a member of the Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), William Jessup University dual credits transfer to most colleges and universities across the nation.
Because every institution varies on how they accept or do not accept dual credits, it is the responsibility of the student to contact universities prior to registering for William Jessup University Dual Credit courses so they gain an understanding of how credits may or may not transfer.
Make sure to contact your schools of interest prior to registering for dual credit courses so you understand how your credits will transfer.
A student may drop or withdraw from a course by returning to the Dual Credit Student Registration Form, and filling out the Drop/Withdrawal form. Drop/Withdraw forms can be mailed or faxed to William Jessup University. Tuition will be returned dependent on the date of withdrawal. Withdrawing by November 1st allows for a 100% refund. Withdrawing between November 2nd and January 1st results in no refund and a grade of W.
ADMINISTRATORS & TEACHERS
William Jessup University’s Dual Credit program enables high schools to offer dual credit courses on their campus, utilizing their college-level curriculum, and their highly credentialed faculty. There is no school fee to apply for dual credit courses and no restrictions to how many courses a school may choose to offer.
Why Partner with Jessup?
- An opportunity to gain college credit in high school at an affordable rate
- Credits are transferable to Jessup programs as well as many other universities in the nation
- Preparation for the next step in their lives while enjoying high school
William Jessup University Dual Credit enables high schools to offer dual credit courses on their campus, utilizing their college-level curriculum, and their highly credentialed faculty. There is no school fee to apply for dual credit courses and no restrictions to how many courses a school may choose to offer.
The student registration process is completed online and takes less than 10 minutes. Students have the option of gaining access to Jessup’s student library resources which are extensive.
Individual high schools determine which students are eligible for dual credit courses. Jessup’s Dual Credit courses are offered to junior and senior-level courses that are more rigorous than normal curriculum.
Jessup will provide transcripts upon student’s request by submitting an online order. Please wait until all grades have been posted before submitting the request.
The high school is responsible for submitting final grades at the conclusion of the course. WJU will contact each school with information regarding grade submittal.
Students will receive an email from William Jessup University requesting them to complete the course evaluation at the completion of their coursework. This request with instructions will be sent to their WJU email address.