District-Wide Dual Enrollment Information

Dual Enrollment provides high school students the opportunity to take college-credit bearing courses taught by college-approved high school teachers. Eligible courses allow students to earn high school credit and transcripted college credit at the time they pass the course. Omaha Public Schools partners with Metropolitan Community College (MCC), University of Nebraska (UNO), and Midland University (MU) to provide dual enrollment opportunities in Advanced Placement (AP), Career Education, and Special Program courses. Dual Enrollment is a low-cost model where students realize reduced tuition rates, where credits earned may transfer to another college or university, and where students experience a smooth transition from high school to college. Each partner institution determines their own policies and guidelines regarding, tuition costs, application deadlines, acceptance and transferability of credits.  


CLICK HERE to learn more details about DUAL ENROLLMENT at OMAHA SOUTH HIGH!!

Want to apply at UNO?   CLICK HERE!!!!!

Want to apply at Midland University? (AP World History only) CLICK HERE!!

Does your class offer dual enrollment at Metropolitan Community College (MCC)?  MCC does not have an ONLINE Application at this time.  Your teacher will have an application for you!  JUST ASK YOUR TEACHER! :)

BUT WAIT!?!??  I don't want to go to those universities.  I want to attend someplace else!!     That's ok, dual enrollment credits transfer to most other universities and colleges in the US.  Just check dual enrollment and AP webpage of your preferred college.

Dual Enrollment Partnerships

Varies at each High School based on criteria

Click on each icon for Information

Links to the university:                             Omaha South High Course and teachers:

AP Human Geography: Lonnie Moore
AP Government and Politics: Jennifer Synowiecki
AP DL Government and Politics: Edward Castro
AP English Literature and Composition: Cara Palmesano
AP Spanish Language and Culture: Laura Chambers or Octavio Sordo Hernandez                  
AP Spanish Literature and Culture: Elvia Robledo
AP Computer Science Principles: Lucas Hartman
AP Computer Science A: Lucas Hartman
Intro to Education: Samantha Koehler-Overton & Samuel Bojanski
Dance 7-8: Danielle Laurion

AP English Language and Composition: Roger Furrer
AP Statistics: Hannah Holguin
Java Programming: Lucas Hartman
Game Design: Lucas Hartman
H Biology 3: Charles White   
Personal Finance: Stephen Allen or Chelsea Zach                      
Child Development: Samantha K-O
Financial Literacy: Stephen Allen or Chelsea Zach

                         AP World History: Jennifer Sudduth or Lonnie Moore                

Scholarship and payment information



The state of Nebraska offers the     


Access College Early (ACE) scholarship


for low-income high school students.


Click on the links below to learn about and apply for the ACE scholarship: 


                  Instructions for applying for the ACE                       ##Click here to apply for the ACE SCHOLARSHIP



When you are finished with all of your accounts and applications, complete this SURVEY CLICK HERE so Ms Espinosa knows if you are using the ACE, need the OPS or are self pay.


Should a staff change occur, dual enrollment for each course is contingent upon authorization by the cooperating university.

Regardless of authorization, each course prepares students for the Advanced Placement exam(s) administered in May.



Action Courses and Teachers  Notes          Directions to apply 2020        Date to begin
2020     Date Due
Dual Enrollment application to Metro AP English Lang and Comp - Mr Furrer                  AP Statistics - Mrs Holguin                                          H Biology 3 - Mr White                                       Personal Finance - Mrs Zach/Mr. Allen                                                                     Various CTE courses - Mr Hartman Mr. Mikos (Spring) ETC. Use Full Legal Name        Complete electronic PDF Request from teacher 1-Sep -2020 15-Sep
Dual Enrollment application Midland AP World History - Ms Sudduth/ Mr Moore Juniors only (Mostly) Use Full Legal Name                Required:        GPA 3.0               Complete online  Midland University Dual Enrollment Application 1-Sep -2020 30-Sep
Dual Enrollment application to UNO AP Computer Science Principles - Lucas Hartman AP Computer Science A- Lucas Hartman                                                                       AP Spanish Lang and Culture-Mrs Chambers/Mr Sordo                                                                             AP Spanish Literature and Culture - Mrs Robledo                                                                        AP Government (first semester) - Mrs. Synowiecki                                                                        AP DL Government (second semester) - Mr Castro AP Human Geography - Mr Moore                             AP English Literature - Mrs Palmesano                Intro to Education: MS KO and Mr Bojanski    Dance: Ms Laurion Use Full  Legal Name      Must have a                    GPA of 3.0 or higher          to dual enroll in AP Courses.              Complete online application: UNO Dual Enrollment Application 1-Sep 30-Sep
   **SEE South High Advancement Placement page for more information regarding AP and a full list of AP Course Offerings:  CLICK HERE        
ACE APPLICATION ALL DUAL ENROLLMENT for students who qualify Qualifications:          Free/Reduced Lunch        US Citizen/Resident         Use full legal    name                                  Request lunch letter from pamela.swanson@ops.org with student number  Follow instructions on ACE Checklist document                                                                                                                  Go to website:                                                                                                    Access College Early; Nebraska Department of Education              1-Sep AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
Financial Communication with South High Coordinator          AND OPS Scholarship ALL STUDENTS: AP AND DUAL ENROLLED   Complete the FORM SURVEY: CLICK HERE    
Create or Enter College Board Account All AP Courses Be sure to use                   full legal name Website: College Board 1-Sep 30-Sep
College Board Course join code ALL AP Courses Teacher has the code       for each class section                                     Website: College Board    
AP Exam Selection on College Board ALL AP Courses Student must selection   yes or no for exam       After November  1           $10 fine Website: College Board 1-Sep 1-Nov
EXAM PAYMENT ALL AP STUDENTS taking an AP exam: Dual Enrolled (No additional cost for exam) Not Dual Enrolled: $95 or $25 for exam SEE RIGHT about   payment options…....... There are three ways to pay Ms Espinosa at South High:                    **Paying with cash: bring to school on determined date.                                                                                                                     **Paying with Check or money order: Write Student's complete name and student number either bring to school or mail to                     
 South High ATTEN: Dual Enrollment Coordinator (Mary Espinosa)




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