Early College - Dual Credit

Vincennes University is the statewide leader in Early College partnerships.  VU's Early College Program is designed for students who want to get a jump start on their college education while still attending high school by offering various pathways which allow students to earn both a high school diploma and an Associate's Degree or a Certificate of Graduation.  Transcripted college credits are available to eligible high school students who enroll in Vincennes University courses offered at approved Indiana partner high schools or career centers. 

Why Early College?

  • Earn college credit at a fraction of the cost.

  • Earn a high school diploma and an Associate's Degree or Certificate. 

  • Participate in VU's graduation ceremony.

  • Upon high school graduation, complete an A.S. degree on campus in half the time.

  • Continue on in one of VU's exceptional Bachelor Degree programs.

  • Obtain successful employment upon graduation.

Contact Information

Dean of Academic Early College
Dr. Nicole Shankle
nshankle@vinu.edu
317-888-6002


Dean of Career & Technical Early College
Dr. Andrew Findlay
afindlay@vinu.edu
317-888-6033


Dual Credit Quality Assurance Coordinator
Amy E. Coots
acoots@vinu.edu
812-888-4086


Early College Secretary
Jessica Lisy
jlisy@vinu.edu
812-888-4459