Taking Classes Online

  • Online classes follow Stark State College academic calendar. Fall semester starts August 28, 2017.
  • Taught by college faculty with support from their high school.
  • Access online classes at the high school and outside school hours.
  • Use the college textbook, syllabus, and course materials.
  • Must complete the “Succeeding Online Orientation” prior to the first day of the online class.
  • Should contact their high school counselor for a complete list of your high school’s course offerings and more information.

Steps for Student Admission
Students Taking Classes Online Fall 2017

  1. Speak with your high school counselor to discuss which College Credit Plus option and course selection would be best for you.
  2. Complete the Stark State College application by May 1, 2017 at: www.starkstate.edu/admissions.
  3. The high school counselor will submit your high school transcript (transcript must include your statewide student identification number), ACT or ACCUPLACER scores, and course selections to Stark State College. If you have not completed ACT or ACCUPLACER, move on to step four.
  4. Complete the ACT or ACCUPLACER test for college readiness. (check with your counselor for ACCUPLACER test procedure).
    • COMPASS measures your skill level in three basic areas – Math, English, and Reading.
    • All Stark State College students must take the ACCUPLACER or ACT.
  5. If Step three is complete, you are ready to select courses with your counselor. Your counselor will send us your selected courses by June 1, 2017.
    Note: Students must meet the course pre-requisites; check the Stark State College website or check with your counselor.