R-5 High School R-5 High School

455 N. 22nd St., Ste. B Grand Junction, CO 81501
Phone: (970)254-6880 Fax: (970)549-0696
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This program provides qualified students the opportunity to take College Level classes at Colorado Mesa University.  
Step 1: Verify you qualify to participate in the program
* Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
* Qualifying test scores:
Test Subject
ACT/PSAT
SAT
ACCUPLACER
Reading/Verbal
17
430
80
Needed For ALL Courses 
English/Verbal/ Sentence Skills
18
440
95
For Any English Course (111/112)
Math
19
460
85
For Any Math Course 
If ACT scores are not available or at the qualifying level, students may take the appropriate ACCUPLACER assessments ($17/test). These are available through the Colorado Mesa University Testing Center.  You can reach them at 970-248-1260 or http://www.coloradomesa.edu/testing/index.html 
Step 2: View the Concurrent Enrollment Class List
Link needs to be added to SharePoint Document (Conurrent Enrollment Classes)
Step 3:  Compare current available classes to classes you need for your Plan of Study
Step 4: Application Process
1. Complete Application (Select CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT HS)
LINK:  http://www.coloradomesa.edu/wccc/hs/forms.html
2. Complete Concurrent Enrollment Program Registration Form
LINK: http://www.coloradomesa.edu/wccc/hs/documents/CECourseRegistrationForm_revised_10_2012.pdf
3. Submit an OFFICIAL High School Transcript to WCCC/CMU
NOTE: To request Transcript you will need to see Cleo in the office.
4. Complete College Opportunity Fund Application and print 
LINK: http://cof.college-assist.org
5. Bring all completed paperwork to your Counselor to complete the submission process
Additional Information  
The district will cover the cost for 2 classes that equal no more than 8 credits.  Fess and books must be paid by the student.  If you don't pass the class with a C or better, you will be REQUIRED to pay back $76.70 per credit hour for that class.
FREE CREDIT TOWARDS COLLEGE!  HUGE DEAL!  CMU tuition is around $300 per credit.  2 College Classes = 6 to 8 credits per semester.  That saves you $900+ for each class!
 
WCCC Contact Person:
Heather Exby at hexby@coloradomesa.edu or 970-255-2660.

 

 

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