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Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant

Cumberland University recognizes the importance of dual enrollment and engaging the most bright & talented students in the region. While the TSAC Dual Enrollment Grant provides $500, $500, and $200 for a student’s first three dual enrollment classes, this leaves a gap for families to fill when paying final costs for the third and fourth courses in a year. With the Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant, families can focus on reaching new academic heights, as Cumberland is providing funding to cover the remaining balance for courses after the second grant-eligible course, up to the eighth eligible course.

To be eligible for the Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant, students:

  1. Must be admitted to Cumberland University for Dual Enrollment
  2. Must have completed the application for and be eligible for the TSAC Dual Enrollment Grant
  3. Must take all dual enrollment courses during the academic year with Cumberland
  4. Must successfully complete the first six (6) credit hours of Dual Enrollment with a 2.75 cumulative gpa
  5. Must maintain a 2.75 cumulative gpa after the first six (6) credit hours
  6. Are responsible for additional credit hour(s) cost if a course is more than 3-credit hours
  7. Cannot regain Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant if ruled ineligible for TSAC Dual Enrollment Grant at any time

All rules governing the TSAC Dual Enrollment Grant eligibility apply to the Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant, including but not limited to: applied toward lower-division (100-200 level) courses, maintain eligibility based on GPA, etc. Students may receive the Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant for a second year with confirmed TSAC Dual Enrollment Grant eligibility.

Applying for the Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant

The table below shows how the Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment Grant is applied in conjunction with the TSAC Dual Enrollment Grant, provided the student meets all TSAC Dual Enrollment Grant eligibility requirements.

 

Rising Phoenix Dual Enrollment