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Ohio's College Credit Plus (CCP) can help you earn college and high school credits at the same time by taking college courses at Rhodes State.  The purpose of this program is to promote rigorous academic pursuits and to provide a wide variety of options to college-ready students.  CCP allows qualified students in grades 7 through 12 to participate and is free at Rhodes State, as are books and fees!

You Save Time and Money with Rhodes

  • Save on average $26,000:  CCP students can save on average $26,000 by finishing their first two years at Rhodes State.
  • Easily Transfer Your Credits:  The Ohio Transfer Module guarantees transferable credit hours of general education courses that are common to a variety of associate and bachelor’s degree programs across Ohio’s public colleges and universities.
  • No Application Required:  As a CCP student, there is no need to reapply to Rhodes State as a new freshman. Simply contact a Student Success Navigator at (419) 995-8320 or at

Qualified students may take college courses

  • In the high school classroom, taught by a high school teacher who has been approved to teach the college course
  • At Rhodes State campus location, taught by Rhodes State faculty
  • Online, taught by Rhodes State faculty

Qualifying Courses

CCP Pathways

Mature Content Notice

 Please note: Ohio Revised Code requires us to inform parents and students of the following:


"The subject matter of a course enrolled in under the college credit plus program may include mature subject matter or materials, including those of a graphic, explicit, violent, or sexual nature, that will not be modified based upon college credit plus enrollee participation regardless of where course instruction occurs."


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Send High School Transcripts

Ask your School Counselor to email us your High School Transcripts.

CCP Program Eligibility 

Eligibility to participate in the College Credit Plus Program is determined by state guidelines. Students must have a 3.0 GPA or meet one of the college-ready benchmark standards to be considered for admission.

263 Writing 18 English
250 Reading 22 Reading 480 Writing and Reading
263 Math 22 Math 530 Math

Prospective CCP Students who do not have qualifying ACT or SAT scores, may complete the Accuplacer Assessment at Rhodes State’s Testing Center or remotely.  Each student is permitted an initial Accuplacer Assessment at no cost.

Important Dates

Click Here to view information regarding when registration opens each semester, when semester classes start, when fees are due, and deadlines for dropping classes.

CCP Application Deadlines
Summer May 1
Fall August 1
Spring December 15


New Student MFA Access Procedures

Rhodes State Accounts

Quick Reference Guide

Complete Placement Tests If Needed

Some courses have prerequisites that require a placement test. We offer the Accuplacer either at your high school or through remote testing. Contact your School Counselor or Student Success Navigator, Gavin or Fame, for more information.