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College Credit

Cedar Springs High School offers a variety of ways students can excel and earn college credit while in High School.

Advanced Placement (AP)
High School students can enroll in college-level curricula and examinations. Colleges and universities may grant placement and course credit based on final grades.

Dual Enrollment
High School students can take college courses while in high school. Course count for both high school and college credit.

Early Middle College (EMC)
EMC is designed to allow a student to earn a high school diploma and one of the following;

  • 60 transferable college credits
  • Associate degree, a professional certification
  • Michigan Early Middle College Association (MEMCA) technical certificate
  • Participation in a registered apprenticeship. 



Dual enrollment is a program at Cedar Springs High School that allows students to enroll in college courses while still in high school. Students have the opportunity to widen their options and take on challenging courses that may not normally be available at the high school level. View more information below, or connect with your high school counselor for more information.

School Counselors:

Rebecca Kooi|696-1200 Ext. 7952 (last names A-F & Early Middle College)
Ashley Seabolt|696-1200 Ext. 7912 (last names G-O)
Nate Silagi|696-1200 Ext. 7915 (last names P-Z)

Dual Enrollment Checklist


Request all transcripts at


Dual Enrollment Request Form

*The Dual Enrollment Request Form is the final item needed to complete your dual enrollment process. This is a legal document for payment for course and needs to be accurately completed.



The middle college model high school program provides students the opportunity to receive a high school diploma and an Associate’s degree or up to two years of credit toward a Bachelor’s degree in the span of five years. Students take a combination of high school and college classes in order to obtain their high school diploma and associate’s degree for free! 

Madeline McDonnell, Secretary
616-696-1200 x7903


  1.  Invitation letters are e-mailed to qualifying students at the beginning of December.
  2. Parent Info and Q & A Session takes place in January
  3. Application and Paperwork due end of January
  4. Acceptance Notice mailed mid-February

Early Middle College Application  

EMC Information Meeting Dec 12, 2023