College Credit Plus

The Ohio State Academy Program is an opportunity for high school students to enroll in Ohio State classes through College Credit Plus. This program is a partnership between Ohio State, the high school, the student, and his or her parents.

  1. There are two options for enrolling in the Academy Program. Both options are available autumn and spring semesters at the Wooster campus (ATI).

    Option A – Students enroll in courses to receive college credit, and the students’ family is responsible for all costs. 

    Option B – Students enroll in courses to receive both college credit and high school credit, and the local school district is responsible for the cost of tuition and books. 

  2. Application Process
    Students who wish to participate in the Academy program at Ohio State ATI should first meet with the high school counselor or principal to discuss the opportunities and risks offered by the College Credit Plus Program.

    To be considered for admission to the Academy Program at Ohio State ATI, students must submit the following materials by the deadline (see "Application Deadlines"):

  3. Students interested in pursuing College Credit Plus at Ohio State ATI should observe the following deadlines and timeline:

    Application Deadlines*

    Autumn Semester: May 1 Spring Semester: October 15 Summer Term: February 15  (Note: there are very few summer courses available at Ohio State ATI)

    * Non-public and home-school students should note additional details and deadlines below.

    Application Timeline:

  4. Admission Requirements:
    The Ohio State Academy program has a selective admission process in which students are considered for admission based on their academic performance. Students applying for admission to the Academy program should meet the following criteria (depending on campus):

    Ohio State ATI Campus in Wooster:

  5. Following a special orientation program, students admitted to the Academy at Ohio State ATI may be eligible to take general education courses and/or core courses in the curriculum of any Ohio State ATI major or certificate program. Online and distance education options are also available.

  6. It is important for families to discuss if College Credit Plus is the right option. Students in the Ohio State Academy program will be taking "real" college classes on campus and in classrooms with older students. Faculty will have the same expectations for academic performance as they do of any Ohio State student. 

    Benefits of Enrollment in College Credit Plus

  7. For more information about the College Credit Plus program at Ohio State ATI in Wooster: