Benefits of Dual Credit

Benefits of taking Dual Credit courses

  • Gives student a ‘jump start’ on college credits while in high school
  • Minimizes the duplication of courses taken in high school and college
  • Shortens the time required to complete an undergraduate degree
  • Reduces significantly the cost of higher education

A student who is in the High School Dual Credit Program is a Campbellsville University student and can have a student ID made.  All dual credit students are encouraged to visit our campus and obtain a student ID.   A university student with an ID:

  • can attend CU on-campus sporting events free of charge (with the exception of tournaments)  
  • can attend university concerts and theatrical productions free of charge.
  • can get discounts or special rates from several local businesses.
  • can at the given times have use of the university library, in-door swimming pool, and computer labs