MDHE policies for dual credit must be considered prior to completing the Dual Credit Course Approval Form. Upon completion, final copies of completed forms should be submitted to the Office of Academic Outreach. The MSSU Academic Department Chair shall inform the Prospective High School Faculty member of the final recommendation for course approval.
1. Following the submission of a Dual Credit Faculty Approval Form indicating a recommendation to hire the applicant, the High School Applicant and/or MSSU Academic Department initiates the course approval process through use of the the Dual Credit Course Approval Form.
2. The High School Applicant and the respective MSSU Academic Department work together, and meet as necessary, to complete the Dual Credit Course Approval Form. The signed form is submitted to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs for final approval.
For Approvals: Upon receipt of the completed form, The Dual Credit Agreement is negotiated by the Office of Academic Outreach and the School District (if applicable). Formal notification of the hiring and course decision is sent to the applicant and signatory parties.
For Denials: All signatures are obtained on the forms, and final copies are submitted to the Office of Academic Outreach. Formal notification of the decision is sent to the applicant and signatory parties.