Frequently Asked Questions
Where are the Dual Enrollment classes taught?
Students take Dual Enrollment courses at their high school location. Courses are offered in the fall and spring semesters. Additional courses may be taken during the summer session if offered by the participating high school or at St. Thomas University campus.
What is the cost and how can I pay for couses?
The price is $55* per credit or $165 per 3 credit course.
Acceptable forms of payment are as follows:
- Credit Card (For payment, go to https://go.stu.edu/pay) NOTE: ONLY the following Card Types are accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Diners Club & JCB
- Florida Prepaid College Program
Students attending any of our participating Miami Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) are not assessed tuition fees.
MDCPS waives the tuition since they would have a contract with St. Thomas University.
*subject to change
Are Dual Enrollment course credits transferable?
All course credits received in the Dual Enrollment program are accepted by St. Thomas University and are generally transferable to other colleges and universities.
Who teaches the Dual Enrollment courses?
Dual Enrollment courses are taught by St. Thomas University professors and/or high school teachers (who meet St. Thomas University’s criteria for adjunct professors). St. Thomas University, accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), abides by its standards for the selection of adjunct faculty.
What are the benefits of enrolling in St. Thomas University’s Dual Enrollment Program?
Students who enroll in St. Thomas University’s Dual Enrollment program are given automatic admission to St. Thomas University (upon completion of undergraduate admission forms and receive a 50% tuition discount!