Act 1097 of the General Assembly provides for students who are enrolled in an accredited high school and meet the admission standards of ASUMH to enroll concurrently for academic courses. The 2010 Arkansas State Regulations require ALL concurrent credit students have a minimum ACT READING score of 19, ACCUPLACER READING score of 78, or a COMPASS score of 83. In addition to required READING score, concurrent credit students must also meet minimum placement scores as shown below.
MINIMUM PLACEMENT SCORES
|English 19||or||English 80||or||ENGLISH 83|
|Reading 19||or||Reading 83||or||Ready 78|
|Math 21||or||Math 47||or||Elementary Algebra 47|
High school students must submit the following:
American College Test (ACT), SAT, ACCUPLACER, ASSET, or COMPASS Test scores. (In accordance with state law, test scores are required for placement in math, English, and reading.)
An official high school transcript.
Documentation (required by Arkansas statute) of two immunizations for measles, mumps, and rubella.
ASUMH Letter of Recommendation form completed by a designated high school official.
For more information regarding concurrent credit, students may contact admissions.