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Welcome to Trine Dual Enrollment

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Here at Trine we are dedicated to providing high school students with premier college level learning opportunities. We strive to build relationships between Trine University and local public and private high schools as well as individual students, including home school students. All courses offered through the Office of Dual Enrollment program provide students with the opportunity to earn college credits that may also count towards their high school diploma.

As  Dual Enrollment Student:


  1. You are considered a Trine student, with all the benefits that come with it, including access to academic resources facilities, and events
  2. Save time and money by taking courses while still in high school and at a deeply discounted rate.
  3. Many credits earned through Trine DE can transfer to any public, and many private, universities in the state of Indiana.

Trine Dual Enrollment Experiences

Academic Experience: 

  1. Also known as concurrent enrollment
  2. Offers students the opportunity to earn college credits in their own high school classroom. Students are taught by their local high school teachers that are certified to teach collegiate level courses
  3. High school teachers collaborate with their Trine faculty liaisons throughout the course to create a collegiate level classroom experience
  4. The cost of this option, where available, is only $25 a credit hour

Online Experience

  1. Offered through our exceptional TrineOnline program.
  2. Expect convenience and accessibility
  3. Students will have access to all of the supports of the other programs & 24/7 access to academic tutors 
  4. Each course is taught asynchronously and is accessed through our online learning management system Moodle
  5. This is a great opportunity for students who are homeschooled or if they are attending a high school that does not currently partner with Trine
  6. This option costs $50 per credit hour
    •  However for schools that partner with us that would like to offer this option with a larger group of students, the cost drops to $33 a credit hour

Campus Experience: 

  1. Students attend courses on-campus just like any other student on campus
  2. They also have direct access to our state-of-the-art library facilities, nicknamed The Link, as well as other resources located here on campus
  3. The cost of for this option is $95 a credit hour

Guided Experience

  1. The newest addition to Trine Dual Enrollment is the Guided Experience
  2. Designed out of necessity, this new program combines the benefits from the expertise and resources of the Online Experience with the individualized and personalized supports of the Academic Experience
  3. Students are enrolled in an online course and are also placed in a class in their local high school with a facilitating teacher
  4. Like the cost for the Online Experience, this option costs $50 per credit hour
    • Again, for schools that partner with us that would like to offer this option with a larger group of students, the cost drops to $33 a credit hour