Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT CLASSES ARE AVAILABLE FOR CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT?
The application checklist outlines the classes available online to Concurrent Enrollment students.
HOW WILL MY BYU-IDAHO CREDITS TRANSFER TO OTHER SCHOOLS?
Transfer of credit is determined by the school receiving the credit. We encourage you to contact the registrar’s office of the school(s) you’re interested in attending to find out how they handle transfer work from BYU-Idaho.
I HAVE CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT CREDIT FROM ANOTHER SCHOOL. WILL BYU-IDAHO ACCEPT IT?
I'M A HOME-SCHOOLED STUDENT. WHEN CAN I APPLY FOR CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT?
Concurrent Enrollment applicants need to be in or beyond their junior year of high school, and at least 16 years old.
IS THERE A GPA REQUIREMENT TO ENROLL IN CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT?
There is no specific GPA requirement, but you should counsel with your parents and your high school counselor to make sure that you are ready to take college-level classes.
CAN I TAKE CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT CLASSES DURING SPRING SEMESTER WHEN MY HIGH SCHOOL IS NOT IN SESSION?
I HAVE ALREADY GRADUATED HIGH SCHOOL. CAN I TAKE CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT CLASSES?
High school graduates are encouraged to apply for full-time enrollment. See Admissions for a list of enrollment options.
CAN I TAKE CLASSES ON CAMPUS AT BYU-IDAHO THROUGH CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT?
BYU-Idaho only offers Concurrent Enrollment courses online.
DOES TAKING BYU-IDAHO’S CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT CLASSES GUARANTEE THAT I WILL BE ADMITTED AS A FULL-TIME STUDENT AFTER I GRADUATE FROM HIGH SCHOOL?
No. All full-time admission applicants must meet all regular admission requirements. These requirements are outlined in Admissions.
CAN I TAKE AS MANY CLASSES AS I WANT AS A CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT STUDENT?
Concurrent Enrollment allows a student a maximum of 6 credit hours per semester and is limited to selected BYU-Idaho courses.
DO I HAVE TO BE A MEMBER OF THE LDS CHURCH TO TAKE BYU-IDAHO’S CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT CLASSES?
Non-LDS applicants who are willing to abide by BYU-Idaho’s Honor Code may also be considered for Concurrent Enrollment. All applicants are required to submit an ecclesiastical endorsement as part of the application process. See Part 3 of the admission application at BeSmart for more details.
ARE CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT CLASSES RUN ON A SEMESTER SCHEDULE OR CAN I DO IT AT MY OWN PACE?
Concurrent Enrollment courses run on BYU-Idaho’s semester schedule. Deadlines, participation in scheduled chats, and other time-sensitive requirements are part of all BYU-Idaho courses.