Earn College Credit as a High School Student

College Credit Plus (CCP) at Marietta College provides participating high schools and students with an irreplaceable and viable way to experience a demanding curriculum through college-level courses while earning college credit. Marietta College offers high school juniors and senoirs the opportunity to enroll in MC courses on our beautiful campus and learn from our highly qualified faculty. The cost for Marietta College CCP classic is $33 per credit hour

CCP Guidelines

A student who wishes to apply to Marietta College as a CCP student must have:

  • Letter of Intent turned into High School
  • CCP application
  • High School transcripts
  • ACT or SAT scores
*Please refer to the Student Eligibility Table for required test scores. Marietta College honors the ACT and SAT set eligibility guidelines for CCP admission.*

Students must apply and be accepted by the following dates:

  • May 15th for Summer classes
  • August 15th for Fall semester classes
  • December 15th for Spring semester classes

Questions about the application and acceptance processes can be answered by Katie Fennell. She can be contacted at kac008@marietta.edu or 740.376.4369.

Once accepted and prior to registering for classes a meeting with the CCP advisor must be arranged by contacting Suzanne Walker at 740.376.4628 and/or at walkers@marietta.edu.

CCP Student Eligibility

A student is considered academically eligible for the Marietta College CCP program if they score at or above the ACT or SAT Assessment Threshold Scores set by the Ohio Department of Education. (See table below)

If a student scores within the Conditionally Eligible ACT/SAT range, they must also meet both of the following criteria:

  • Has a 3.0 cumulative GPA or
  • Receives a recommendation from school counselor, principal, or career-technical advisor
Exam
Subtest
Assesment Threshold Score
(Eligible)
Score Range to be Considered
(Conditionally Eligible)
ACT English 18 16-17
Reading 22 20-21
Math 22 20-21
SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing 480 450-479
Mathematics 530 500-529

A Marietta College student poses in front of Erwin Tower

Commonly Taken CCP Courses

ART 101: Drawing I

ARTH 161: Art Appreciation

BIOL 101: Modern Biology

CHEM 101: Modern Chemistry

CHIN 101: Elementary Conversational Chinese

COLL 150: Introduction to Critical Readin & Thinking

COMM 110: Human Communication

CSCI 110: Computing in Business

CYBR 270: Security in Organizations

ECON 211: Principles of Microeconomics

ENGL 151: Introduction to Literature

ENTR 101: Entrepreneurial Mindset

ENVR 210: Introduction to Environmental Science

GEOL 101: Introduction to Environmental Geology

HIST 102: U.S. History since 1877

LEAD 111: Foundations of American Leadership

MASS 101: Media and Society

MATH 125: Calculus I

MKTG 201: Principles of Marketing

MNGT 201: Managing  Organizations

MUSC 231: History of Jazz

PHIL 120: Moral Philosophy

PHYS 211: College Physics I

POLS 130: Introduction to World Politics

PSYC 101: Introduction to Psychology

RELI 106: Alternative Religions in America

SMGT 280: Sports Management

SOCI 102: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

SPAN 101: Spanish Level I

WRIT 101: Basic English Composition