College Credit Plus Program (CCP)


The College Credit Plus Program (CCP) at Kent State University is designed to provide qualified 7th- through 12th-grade students
with the opportunity to enhance their high school education with a true college experience.
Students accepted to the CCP program typically select courses from the Kent State University’s Kent Core Requirements (PDF).
They may take as few as one course in a semester or a maximum of 30 semester credit hours per academic year.


Now accepting applications for the Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 semesters.

Deadlines for Application

Term Deadline
Summer 2017 April 1, 2017
Fall 2017 May 1, 2017
Spring 2018 November 1, 2017

Filling out application

Before You Apply

If you are interested in Kent State University’s College Credit Plus program, you should discuss these items with both your guidance counselor and your parents prior to applying for admission. It is important that you have a good understanding of your school district’s policies, as well as the policies of the college you choose to attend.

Classroom  Students

Current Students

College Credit Plus students have the opportunity to study at a world-class university known for its academic excellence and a diverse student body representing all 50 states and more than 100 countries.



The College Credit Plus program is designed to allow college-ready students, grades 7-12 who qualify for college admission, the opportunity to earn middle/high school and college credit.