Earn College Credit for Online High School Courses
In partnership with the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO), the University of Nebraska High School offers students the opportunity to earn college credit for online high school courses through a dual enrollment program. To learn more about how the program works with UNO, check out this electronic brochure.
Upon completion of a dual enrollment course, students receive:
- High school credit that can be transferred to their local high school or applied toward a UNHS accredited diploma
- An official UNO transcript (upon request, fees apply)
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UNO Dual Enrollment Fee
Textbooks and materials vary by course.
Students with a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 or higher are eligible.
Learn more about transferring college credits.
To enroll in a dual enrollment course, students must register through the UNHS Store as well as the UNO website. Via email, the student's guardian must approve the registration with UNO, and UNHS or the local school where the student is enrolled full time must verify the GPA. Upon approval, UNO will register and bill the students. Students may register for dual enrollment credit with UNO at any time prior to completing the eligible UNHS course. See UNO registration and completion deadlines below.
Current Registration Deadlines:
Spring 2021 Semester
January 4, 2021 - March 12, 2021
Course must be completed by May 21, 2021
Summer 2021 Semester
May 10, 2021 - June 14, 2021
Course must be completed by August 13, 2021
Fall 2021 Semester
August 16, 2021 - October 1, 2021
Course must be completed by December 17, 2021
Spring 2022 Semester
January 3, 2022 - March 11, 2022
Course must be completed by May 20, 2022
To be eligible for the UNO Dual Enrollment Program, a student must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Students who are not earning their diploma with UNHS must submit a current transcript that notes their current GPA.
It is important for students to confirm that credit earned from the University of Nebraska at Omaha will transfer to the college or university they are planning to attend. Visit the UNO website for details.