Early College - Dual Credit

Vincennes University is the statewide leader in Early College partnerships.  Its Early College program is the first in Indiana Early College High School partnerships. VU's Early College Program is designed for students who want to get a jump start on their college education while still attending high school.  Early College programs offer various pathways which allow students to earn both a high school diploma and an Associate's Degree or a Certificate of Graduation.  Transcripted college credits are available to eligible high school students who enroll in Vincennes University courses offered at approved Indiana partner high schools or career centers. 

Why choose Early College? 

Early College students can:

  • Earn college credit at a fraction of the cost.

  • Earn a high school diploma and an Associate's Degree or Certificate. 

  • Participate in VU's graduation ceremony.

  • Upon high school graduation, complete an A.S. degree on campus in half the time.

  • Continue on in one of VU's exceptional Bachelor Degree programs.

  • Obtain successful employment upon graduation.