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Dual Enrollment Overview

Current Dual Enrollment Course Offerings

This program and fee structure applies to courses that are taught off-site (not on Louisiana Tech's campus) at the high schools and which are facilitated by an assigned high school teacher. 

All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted, previous course offerings do not guarantee future course offerings)





Education, Curriculum, and Instruction



Health and Exercise Science (Kinesiology)

Health Information Management






Louisiana Tech Dual Enrollment History:

  2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
Number of High Schools 51 52 62
Number of Individual students 1,900 2,015 2,864
Number of Course Enrollments 4,246 4,975 7,187
Average Number Courses per Student 2.24 2.48 2.51

Criteria to enroll in College Level, Degree Credit Courses

  1. ACT Composite score of 18 (or equivalent PLAN, Aspire, or Pre-ACT score)
  2. ACT English sub-score of  18 to enroll in English Comp I (ENGL 101)
  3. ACT Mathematics sub-score of  19 to enroll in College Algebra (Math 100 or 101)

Although Louisiana Tech sets forth the minimum ACT (or equivalent) scoring requirements for dual enrollment eligibility, each high school reserves the right to determine their own ACT score eligibility policy for their students, which may be higher than the minimum requirements.

  1. ACT Composite score of at least 22, and
  2. ACT English sub-score of at least 18, and
  3. ACT Mathematics sub-score of at least 22

"Louisiana Tech will accept an equivalent PLAN or Aspire score in lieu of an ACT score."

Student Tuition and Other Expenses

High School Seniors

High school seniors who participate in Louisiana Tech's dual enrollment program will not be required to submit a separate application for admission as a first-time college freshman.  The application that seniors complete for dual enrollment will also serve as their freshman application for admission and scholarships at Louisiana Tech University.

Louisiana Tech Faculty/Student ID Cards (Tech Express Cards) and Parking Passes

Complimentary ID cards and parking passes are provided for all dual enrollment students and faculty.  Student ID cards allow Access to Tech's Library, entrance into athletic events free of charge, and access to the Lambright Sports Complex. Faculty ID cards allow access to Tech's Library.  Obtaining these requires an in-person visit to the campus.

Dual Enrollment Web Site

Dual Enrollment information and forms can be found at http://www.latech.edu/enrollment-management/highschool/

Dual Enrollment Contacts:

Pamela Ford Alicia Kimbell  
Dean of Enrollment Management Dual Enrollment Coordinator  
(318) 257-3031 (318) 257-3031  
Fax:  (318) 257-2908 Fax:  (318) 257-2908  
prford@latech.edu aliciam@latech.edu  

*Statewide General Education Transfer Agreement Course

1This course is taught by a Louisiana Tech faculty member in an online format; a high school teacher is assigned to facilitate the online instruction and to help their students.  This format requires the use of a computer lab.