Am I eligible?

To be eligible, you must meet the following requirements:

Juniors and seniors: 3.0 GPA or higher. Or, 2.5-2.99 GPA, with a recommendation from your principal or guidance counselor.

Sophomores: Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, with a recommendation from your principal or guidance counselor. 

Freshmen: 90th percentile or higher on the ACT or SAT, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, and provide a signed letter of recommendation from your principal and guidance counselor. You will also need written permission from a parent or legal guardian.

Note: All GPA’s mentioned above are on a 4.0 scale.

ACT scores and placement tests

Some courses need a minimum ACT or SAT score. Dual credit students must meet the same requirements that on-campus students must meet.

Math requirements

MTH 134 Algebraic Reasoning and Modeling or MTH 136 Pre-Calculus 1
22* Math ACT subscore or
pass Math Placement Exam
given by MSU Math Department

MTH 137 Pre-Calculus 2
"C" or better in MTH 136

MTH 261 Analytic Geometry and Calculus 1
28* Math ACT subscore or
"C" or better in MTH 137

Information and registration for the math placement exams are available from the math department.

English requirements

ENG 110 Writing 1
18* English ACT subscore

ENG 210 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines
"C" or better in ENG 110