How Do I Earn College Credit For My High School Courses?
Concurrent Enrollment Courses
Riverton High School and Labette Community College staff members have articulated their curriculum content in specific Science and math classes. Students who meet pre-defined levels of competency may enroll in these class for college credit.
High School courses available for college credit:
RHS Juniors and Seniors are eligible to enroll in college course under the following guidelines:
What Are the Costs of Concurrent Courses?
LCC Tuition for 2012-13
$46 per credit hour + $36 fees =$86 per credit hour for tuition (2014-15)
Students with an accumulative GPA of 3.0 or above receive a Jump Start Grant. They pay only the fees -$36 per credit hour.
Compare the Cost: MSSU - $173 per credit hour
PSU - $221 per credit hour
What are the Benefits of Concurrent Courses?
Concurrent courses allow RHS students to graduate from high school with credits that transfer to colleges and universities and count towards the students graduation requirements. It is highly recommended that students review their intended college major to determine if the concurrent credit will be of benefit to them.
Qualifying Compass Scores or Qualifying ACT Score Required:
College Algebra requires both a reading and math test
Chemistry requires a reading test
A&P requires a reading test
English requires a reading and English test
Calculus requires a math and reading test
Psychology requires a reading test
When applying to other colleges, all students must request their transcript from Labette Community College. Please download a form from this link: Labette Transcript Release