Several dual enrollment courses are offered at St. Scholastica Academy. Psychology and Sociology are offered through Southeastern University. College Algebra, College Trigonometry and English Composition are offered through Louisiana State University. Dual enrollment courses allow students to simultaneously earn both high school and college credit. Courses are presented on SSA’s campus by an SSA instructor, who has been certified through the applicable university. Dual enrollment affords students the opportunity to earn college credit while in high school. Students requesting to schedule these courses for college credit can opt to register through the applicable university for a discounted tuition, although, it is not a requirement. All students scheduled for these courses, however, will follow the same college curriculum. Students requesting these courses must be in the 11th or 12th grade and meet the course eligibility criteria, as outlined by the applicable university. Dual enrollment courses will follow the academic calendar for the applicable university. This includes examinations. Grade calculations will adhere to the policies for the applicable university and will be assigned according to the university’s grading scale specified by its credit-issuing department.