Catholic University offers dual enrollment courses to eligible high school students, allowing students to earn Catholic University credits before the official start of their undergraduate studies. Students are limited to two courses (six credits) in any term.

The cost is $225 per credit (3-credit courses will cost $675) and all courses will be taught online. These are regular sections of Catholic University classes and space is limited. Availability will be determined after the University’s students complete their registration process.

Students interested in applying for Dual Enrollment classes must complete the application and submit a current high school transcript including the most recent grades from the first three years of high school and the academic schedule for the senior year. Students must be on track to complete their junior year of high school to be eligible to enroll. Applicants are encouraged to provide first-, second-, and third-choice classes, and to indicate whether they wish to take one class or two. Registration approvals will take place on a rolling basis, based on course availability, until the start of each term. There is no application fee.

Summer sessions have various term lengths, The first term begins on May 10 and the final term ends on August 17.


Classes available for the Summer 2021 terms

Number Course Name Instructor Modality Session Session I or II Start Date
ANTH 101 Intro to Anthropology TBD Online 16 I 5/17/2021
ANTH 108 Intro to Archaeology Samuels. Joshua Online ON2 II 6/28/2021
SARC 1 Experiences in ARCH (1 credit) Ohnstad, Tonya Online
BIOL 103 Human Biology Jejurikar, Seema Online ON1 I 5/10/2021
BIOL 104 General Biology II Jejurikar, Seema Online ON2 II 6/28/2021
CLAS 251 Ancient World in Cinema McCarthy, William J. Online 26 II 6/28/2021
CSC 115 Ethical Hacking & Net Defense Shaban, Hanney Online 16 I 5/17/2021
DR 205 Intro to Speech Communications Morra, Thomas Online ON1 I 5/10/2021
ENG 209 Studies in Short Fiction Marter, Amy Online 25 II 6/28/2021
ENG 231 The History of English Literature I Murton, Megan Online 16 I 5/17/2021
ENG 232 The History of English Literature II Okuma, Taryn Online 16 I 5/17/2021
MATH 111 Calculus for Social Life I Blended PR 15 I 5/17/2021
MATH 114 Probability and Statistics Himmelsbach, Joshua/Shagnea, Anita Blended PR 25 II 6/28/2021
MUS 131 Music Literature Rohde, Thomas Online ON1 I
PHYS 205 College Physics I Sarkar, Abhijit Online 15 I 5/17/2021 
PHYS 215 University Physics I Sarkar, Abhijit Online 15 I 5/17/2021
POL 111 Intro to American Government White, John Kenneth Online ON1 I 5/10/2021
POL 112 Into to Comparative Politics Quirk, James Online ON2 II 6/28/2021
SOC 102 Global Social Problems and Social Justice Vaidyanathan, Brandon Online ON1 I 5/10/2021
TRS 290 World Religions J. Roye Online ON1 I 5/10/2021