Dual Credit


Dual Credit

North Dakota Center for Distance Education (NDCDE) has partnered with Mayville State University to provide students with the possibility to earn high school and college credit in the same course. The table below lists the current course offerings, credit, and cost. All NDCDE dual credit courses will officially appear on a Mayville State University transcript.

Link to Dual Credit Policies


  • For College Algebra: ACT* math subtest score of 21 or greater
  • For Trigonometry: completion of MATH 103 or equivalent with a “C” or higher, or ACT math subtest score of 28 or greater**
  • For College Composition I: ACT* subtest score of 18 or greater
  • For College Composition II: completion of ENGL 110 or equivalent with a “C” or higher, or ACT subtest score of 27 or greater***

* Students in need of placement testing for MATH or ENGL courses for credit with Mayville State University may alternatively submit Accuplacer scores. If testing is needed, please contact Katie Richards at katie.richards.2@mayvillestate.edu or 701.788.4675 to arrange for testing through Mayville State with Katie, either on campus or over Zoom.

** An ACT math subtest score of 28 or greater will be recorded as MATH 103, graded as Satisfactory, on the student’s Mayville State University transcript.

*** An ACT English subtest score of 27 or greater will be recorded as ENGL 110, graded as Satisfactory, on the student’s Mayville State University transcript.


  • NDCDE Dual Credit courses must follow Mayville State University's calendar:
    • Fall 2020 Semester
      • Beginning Course Dates: August 24th, 2020
      • Enrollment deadline: September 4th, 2020
    • Spring 2021 Semester
      • Beginning Course Dates: January 11th, 2021
      • Deadline for enrollment: January 21st, 2021

Click Here to Begin the Enrollment Process

2020 – 2021 Dual Credit Course Offerings
Course College Credit High School Credit Cost
English 110 College Composition I 3 .5 $428.28
English 120 College Composition II 3 .5 $428.28
MATH 103 College Algebra 3 .5 $428.28
MATH 105 Trigonometry 2 .5 $285.52
BIOL 150 General Biology I (with Lab) 4 .5 $571.04
BIOL 151 General Biology II (with Lab) 4 .5 $571.04
BIOL 220 Anatomy & Physiology I (without Lab) 3 .5 $428.28
BIOL 221 Anatomy & Physiology II (without Lab) 3 .5 $428.28
EDUC 105 Principles of Education and Training 3 .5 $428.28
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology 3 .5 $428.28
PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology 3 .5 $428.28

Financial Assistance

If you know you will be applying to the BND for dual credit assistance, please contact the Office of Extended Learning at Mayville State University (MaSU) prior to filling out the MaSU admissions application. MaSU will provide you with important information you may need as you apply for admissions with them. The Office of Extended Learning may be reached at extendedlearning@mayvillestate.edu or by calling 1-800-437-4104, ext. 34667.

The Bank of ND will potentially cover the cost of up to two college courses for those students/families that meet the income eligibility guidelines and provide documentation. For more information please visit: https://bnd.nd.gov/forms/

Bank of ND Assistance Application