The Advance College Project (ACP) is a dual-enrollment partnership between Indiana University and select high schools in Indiana and surrounding states. If you are a teacher affiliated with the Advance College Project, the Higher Learning Commission requires you, like other dual-enrollment instructors, to have either:

  1. A master’s degree in the discipline you teach.

  2. or

  3. A master’s degree in a discipline other than the one you teach, and a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in the discipline you teach.

Whether you need online courses or certificates, courses offered through ACP’s Pipeline Project, or a master’s degree, you can get started by clicking “Apply Now” above.

If you have questions about the requirements you need to fulfill, feel free to reach out to Becky Carter at

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