During September and October, I’m going to highlight affordable dual enrollment programs each Sunday. To make the cut, a program must be open to students from any state, available online, and charge less than $100 per credit. Today’s program is called “TEL” and it is offered through an online partnership with Oklahoma Christian University.
Oklahoma Christian University (Oklahoma)
Private 4-year religious university
Program Name: TEL
$200 per course (before 10% coupon)
Today’s program is VERY DIFFERENT than the programs we’ve been featuring each Sunday. In order to take advantage of this program, you DO NOT register through the university’s website. (If you do that, you’re going to be registered for their program called “concurrent enrollment” which costs $245 per course, so don’t do that!)
TEL Learning (.org) has partnered with Oklahoma Christian University to offer a number of courses for a lower price than available through the university directly. The special bonus here is that your teen’s courses will STILL APPEAR ON AN OFFICIAL Oklahoma Christian University transcript – it will look exactly the same in both cases, but in this case you’re getting a price savings AND an opportunity to preview the course in advance.
For more information about this program, visit the TEL Oklahoma Christian University Partnership Page
The cost for a 3 credit class is $200 and $67 for a 1 credit class. There are no additional fees – application fees, registration fees, textbooks, online access codes, etc.
TEL has provided our community with a discount coupon code. We do not receive any financial compensation if you use this code.
Good for: 10% off cart total
Current Course List
- American Government$200.00
- Chemistry I$200.00
- Chemistry I Lab$67.00
- Chinese I$200.00
- College Algebra$200.00
- College Readiness$67.00
- Introduction to Biology$200.00
- Introduction to Biology Lab$67.00
- Introduction to Christianity$200.00
- Introduction to Communication$200.00
- Introduction to Information Technology$200.00
- Language and Composition$200.00
- Latin I$200.00
- Literature and Composition$200.00
- Old Testament$200.00
- Physical Sciences$200.00
- Physical Sciences Lab$67.00
- Principles of Psychology$200.00
- Quantitative Analysis I$200.00
- Research and Composition$200.00
- United States History I$200.00
- United States History II$200.00
- World Civilizations I$200.00
Step 1: Review the course catalog
Learn more about the objectives for each course and review what will be expected from each student. These are college-level courses and require college-level work. The courses are self-paced, and students who enroll in a course have up to a full calendar year to complete it.
Step 2: Choose a transcribing partner
Review the different transcribing partners on the Partner page. Check out the courses that they have approved and their equivalencies. Understand how the course will appear on the transcript when it is successfully completed. Choose a partner that fits with your academic goals, whether that’s a school you would want to enroll in full time or one that aligns with your outlook.
Step 3: Purchase and Register
After selecting the course and the transcribing partner, add the course to your cart. The courses are $67 per credit hour, or $200 for a three-hour course. The price includes all the course materials as well as exam proctoring fees and student support coaches.
Step 4: Complete the Course
Each course contains 60 to 70 lessons and combines written material, videos, and quizzes to help students understand the material. The mastery assignments for each course are designed to help students do more than repeat the material. They help students analyze, break it down, and apply it to other situations. Learn more about our Course Design.
Step 5: Request a Transcript
Once you have successfully completed the course with a passing grade, you can request a transcript form the regionally accredited partner institution you selected. You can apply the credit to a future degree at the partner institution or you can transfer the credit to another college or university. Reach out to the school you plan to transfer to so you know exactly how these credits work.
Step 6: Keep Learning
Even after you’ve completed your course, you can still visit your learning dashboard to review the translatable skills and competencies you learned during the TEL course. You can also add to your learning dashboard as you complete new courses, with TEL or on another platform.
There are over 30 types and brands of college credit available to your teen- know the differences and understand how each may help you accomplish your family’s goals! Whether it’s saving money, saving time, or earning admission to your target school – college credit is not created equally. We’re here to help you sort through…
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