High School + College, All at Once

Dual Enrollment at NGU

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You’re Thinking About Your Future – So Are We!

Earn college credit while still in high school. Enjoy higher level learning from a Christian perspective. Experience campus life and set yourself up for a smooth transition into college. That’s the Dual Enrollment Program, at NGU.

Plus, you won’t have to break the bank to start earning college credit. NGU’s Dual Enrollment Program has a flat fee of just *$100 per credit hour. Invest in your future while saving money today. That’s your win-win, at NGU.

* Rates may vary with our partner locations. We recommend checking with your school for additional cost information.

It’s easy to get started. If you’re a high school junior or senior (at least 16-years-old) with a maintained GPA of 3.0 (or better), you’re eligible for the Dual Enrollment Program. Get started today with four simple steps.

  1. Submit your online application.
  2. Upload a completed Dual Enrollment Permission Form to your application status page.
  3. Upload your high school transcript to your application status page.
  4. If studying with one of our partner locations, contact your school counselor for any additional application requirements.

Amplifying your high school experience? Whatever your goals, we want to hear from you. Connect with our Dual Enrollment Counselor.

Get a head start.

As a Dual Enrollment student, take up to 2 courses each semester for a total of 8 courses(or up to 24 credit hours) before you graduate from high school.

Have questions? We’re here to help!

We realize you have a LOT to think about – and we’re here for you. Simply put, we want your every day to be epic. So, give us a call at 864.977.7001 and let’s get your journey started, together.


  • Will my Dual Enrollment courses transfer from NGU to other colleges?
    • Most General Education courses transfer if you earn a “C” or better. However, North Greenville does not guarantee that they will transfer or what requirement a course may fulfill. Please contact the college of interest to confirm.
  • How much does Dual Enrollment cost?
    • $100.00 per credit hour.
    • Students who later enroll in a residential Bachelor’s program at NGU will receive a one-time Dual Enrollment Scholarship for every class taken in the program, reducing the price of the course to $100 per course.  For example, a 3-credit hour course costs $300 as a DE student. The one-time scholarship awarded once enrolled in a Bachelor’s program would be $200.
  • What are the Admission Requirements for Dual Enrollment?
    • 3.0 GPA
    • High School Junior or Senior
    • At least 16 years of age
  • How many classes can I take at NGU during one academic semester?
    • 2 classes per Semester [not term (for online students)]
  • How many total Dual Enrollment classes can I take before I graduate?
    • Up to 24 credit hours
  • What classes can I take at NGU?
  • When can I register for my Dual Enrollment class?
    • Once accepted into the program, registration for Dual Enrollment students opens at the following times:
      • Returning Dual Enrollment Students: two weeks after traditional undergraduate registration begins  each semester.
      • New Dual Enrollment Students – when registration opens for new incoming traditional undergraduate students each semester.
  • Who can help me with registration each semester?
    • You may coordinate with the Dual Enrollment Counselor, Grayson Hammond, or email your registration request to: academic.records@ngu.edu.
  • What classes do you recommend that I take?
    • General Education courses
    • Subjects that you are strong in
    • Intro courses to programs in which you are interested
  • Is tutoring available?
    • Yes – please contact your Advisor, Professor, or The Center for Student Success at css@ngu.edu.
  • Is there a payment plan for DE students?
    • No – the bill is due before classes begin. You can pay your bill in your MyNGU Portal before each semester begins.
    • To view your student account statement:
      • login to my.ngu.edu > Students > Student Accounts > My Account > Student Statement and Schedule 2022-2023 (You may also Make a Payment on the Student Accounts page.)
  • Do DE students have to obtain a parking pass?

    If you plan on parking on campus, yes, a parking pass is required. You will receive a discounted rate for the parking permit.

    To order your parking permit:

    • Visit ngu.edu/purchase-parking
    • At the bottom of the Permit Home Page, click “Click Here to Purchase Permits” and follow the instructions
      • Please note that the $15 permit charge is already included in your billing statement. You will not be required to “purchase” your permit – you are solely registering your vehicle
    • Be prepared to provide the following information:
      • Driver’s License #
      • Student Cell Phone #
      • Registered Owner’s Name, Phone #, & Relationship to Driver
      • Vehicle Make, Model, Year, & Color
      • Vehicle License Plate # & State
      • Insurance Company & Policy #
    • After completing the required fields, please print a copy of your receipt
    • To pick up your parking permit:
      • Visit the Campus Security office after your permit is ordered
      • Be prepared to present a photo ID
      • Students taking courses on site at a partnership location and/or online with NGU do not need to purchase a parking permit.
  • Must Dual Enrollment students obtain a Student ID?

    Yes – A Student ID will be created for every Dual Enrollment student

    • DE Students will access the Online Phone Submission portal through an email invite from NGU Card Services. Each student will receive a unique invite which will enable a secure photo upload.
    • Click the Submit your Photo link in the email.
    • You will be directed to a web page to upload your photo. Tap the screen where it says “Tap to upload photo”.
    • Submitted photos must meet the following requirements:
      • Should be cropped slightly above head to middle of chest
      • Should be taken against a plain, light background
      • Must be a color photo
      • Must not include sunglasses or hat
      • Must be positioned directly facing the camera
      • Eyes should be open and looking at the camera
    • Photos that do not meet these requirements must be retaken. NGU Card Services will email you with approval or next steps if your photo cannot be used.
    • Your NGU student ID card can be picked up at the Office of Campus Ministries and Student Engagement in Tingle Student Center. Once your photo is submitted and approved, you cannot submit another photo. If you would like a new or different photo on your ID card, please visit NGU Card Services in Tingle Student Center to have a new photo taken and pay the replacement fee.
  • Where should I purchase my textbooks?
    • Dual Enrollment students receive textbooks through the Slingshot Textbook Butler service. The price of the rental service is $30 per credit hour. The student can choose to opt out of the service if desired by setting your preferences in your My.NGU portal.  Select “Students” then “Slingshot Textbook Preferences” in the left navigation bar.
  • Does every class require that I purchase a textbook?
    • Each professor determines if the “required” book is necessary. Textbook information for each course will be available on the student portal
  • How do I stay connected to NGU?
    • Each Dual Enrollment student has access to a MyNGU account (https://my.ngu.edu/ics), which will allow access to NGU Email, Billing Statements, Class Schedules, Bookstore, Blackboard, Slingshot book service, and more.
  • Are Dual Enrollment students required to attend Chapel or Cultural Events?
    • No – these are not required, but you are welcome and encouraged to attend any NGU event as a North Greenville student (always have your Student ID available)
  • Does NGU Accept “CLEP” Courses.
    • Yes – NGU does accept certain CLEP exams for credit. Please contact academic.records@ngu.edu for more details.
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