Dual Enrollment

High school students can earn KCAD college credit through our Dual Enrollment program. Students can enroll in classes on KCAD's campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan or at one of our satellite dual enrollment locations.

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It's a great way for highly motivated high school students who are strong in art and design to get a jump on college. You may even be eligible to receive tuition support through the State of Michigan - State School Aid Act. Speak to your school counselor for eligibility requirements and more information.

Application Materials for Fall 2016

We are currently accepting applications for consideration KCAD High School Dual Enrollment program for the Fall 2016. Students interested in participating must submit an application for each semester they wish to participate. Students will not be admitted or registered for dual enrollment courses after the KCAD semester begins.

For any questions, please contact the Shana Hansma by email or phone (800) 676-2787

For NEW Applicants to the Dual Enrollment Program:

  • Review the KCAD Dual Enrollment Student Guide in the Quick Links box to the left.
  • Complete the online application here.
  • For instructions, review this document: DE_Online_Application_Instructions.pdf. Make note to select the correct semester you are applying for.
  • For NEW Dual Enrollment Applicants: If you have not previously been enrolled in the Dual Enrollment program, you will need to complete this form with your online application:Fall 2016 DE Approval Form NEW Students The Authorization to Disclose Information section is important. Please review the KCAD Dual Enrollment Student Guide for information on how this impacts billing.
  • First time applicants to the KCAD Dual Enrollment program must have a portfolio review with a KCAD Admissions Officer or KCAD Dual Enrollment Instructor and must submit an official high school transcript to KCAD.
  • NOTE:Tuition rates for the 2016/2017 academic year will be determined by the Board of Trustees in the summer of 2016. Once the rate is determined, students eligible for state funding will need to complete an additional Financial Calculation Form with the assistance of their school district. Otherwise, students will be billed in full for the tuition of dual enrollment courses taken. The form will be available here no later than August 15, 2015.

    For CONTINUING Applicants to the Dual Enrollment Program:

  • Review the KCAD Dual Enrollment Student Guide in the Quick Links box to the left.
  • Complete the online application here.
  • For instructions, review this document: DE_Online_Application_Instructions.pdf. Make note to select the correct semester you are applying for.
  • For Continuing Dual Enrollment Students: If you are currently enrolled in the Dual Enrollment program for the Spring 2016 semester or in past semesters, you will need to complete this form with your online application:Fall 2016 DE Approval Form CONTINUING Students
  • NOTE:Tuition rates for the 2016/2017 academic year will be determined by the Board of Trustees in the summer of 2016. Once the rate is determined, students eligible for state funding will need to complete an additional Financial Calculation Form with the assistance of their school district. Otherwise, students will be billed in full for the tuition of dual enrollment courses taken. The form will be available here no later than August 15, 2015.

Our Dual Enrollment Partners

Not all partner schools host a dual enrollment program or are currently active. Please complete the inquiry form for information about dual enrollment in your area.

  • Allendale
  • Avondale
  • Byron Center
  • Career Line
    Tech Center
  • Cassopolis
  • Coopersville
  • Corunna
  • Davison
  • Delton-Kellogg
  • Dryden
  • East Grand Rapids
  • East Kentwood
  • East Lansing
  • Farmington
  • Forest Hills
  • Fruitport
  • GR Catholic Central
  • Grand Rapids Public Schools
  • Grand Blanc
  • Grand Ledge
  • Grandville
  • Imlay City
  • Jackson
  • Jenison
  • Kalamazoo Central
  • Kenowa Hills
  • Lakeview HS
  • Lapeer
  • Lawrence
  • Mattawan
  • Midland
  • Millington
  • Northview
  • Otsego
  • Owosso
  • Paw Paw
  • Plainwell
  • Portage Northern
  • Rochester Hills Stoney Creek
  • Rockford
  • Saugatuck
  • Tecumseh
  • Troy
  • Vassar
  • Waterford-Kettering
  • Watervliet
  • West Ottawa
  • WMCAT
  • Zeeland
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