Seven Important Reasons to Earn College Credit in High School

As parents, you play a pivotal role in shaping your child's academic path, and we are excited to share an incredible opportunity that can have a profound impact on their future: Dual-Credit College Courses!

We have partnered with Belmont Abbey College, as well as other Newman Guide schools, to offer a transformative dual-credit program designed to elevate your child's education. Through our program, high school students have the unique chance to enroll in college-level courses directly at Belmont Abbey College. The best part? These college credits also count towards their Kolbe graduation requirements.

We firmly believe that this option can unlock doors of opportunity for your child, and here's why they should consider it:

  • Fast-Track to Success: By participating in dual-credit college courses, your child can accelerate their academic journey. They will earn both high school and college credits simultaneously, giving them a head start towards their college degree.
  • Save on Time and Tuition: Earning college credits during high school can potentially shorten the duration of your child's college stay and reduce overall tuition costs.
  • Academic Excellence: Partnering with highly-rated Newman Guide schools, our program provides a challenging and intellectually stimulating environment. Your child will be exposed to rigorous college-level curriculum and experienced professors, fostering a love for learning and personal growth.
  • Prepare for College Life: Whether they take classes online or on-campus, your child will get a taste of college life. This experience will equip them with the skills and confidence needed for a seamless transition to full-time college studies.
  • Personalized Education: Dual-credit courses offer flexibility in tailoring your child's education. They can pursue subjects that align with their career goals or even delve into potential college majors.
  • Enhance College Applications: Universities value students who challenge themselves academically. Excelling in dual-credit college courses showcases your child's dedication and sets them apart in the college admissions process.
  • Cultivate Independence and Responsibility: Taking college courses requires self-discipline and time management. Your child will develop essential life skills that will benefit them throughout their academic and professional journey.

We encourage you to explore this remarkable opportunity further by watching the recording of our recent webinar. Together, let's empower your child to embrace their full potential and embark on a path of academic excellence.


Should you have any questions or require additional information about the dual enrollment program, our team is here to guide you and support your child's aspirations.

Thank you for allowing us to support your child's education. We look forward to continuing this journey together and witnessing the bright future that awaits them.

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