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How to Apply

High School students in grades 10, 11, and 12 can earn college credit in high school by enrolling in college courses at Bismarck State College. High Schools often refer to this as dual credit/early entry programs.

How to Apply

New or Returning Students
“New students” are high school students that have never enrolled in a BSC dual credit class
“Returning students” are high school students who took a dual credit class in a previous semester, but not the most recent semester
1. Submit online Admissions Application. 2. Pay $35 application fee
  • Return to saved application 
  • Contact Student Finance
    • Phone: 
           701-224-5533 (last name A-H)
           701-224-5691 (last name I-R)
           701-224-5706 (last name S-Z)
3. Submit in-progress unofficial High School Transcript showing 2.0 GPA (3.0 GPA for Mandan HS)
  • Ask High School counselor for assistance
          Mail: Bismarck State College              
                    Attn: Admissions
                    PO Box 5587
                    Bismarck, ND 58506-5587 
4. Submit Placement scores to enroll in English and Math courses. 5. Submit Immunization Records
  • Only students taking classes on BSC campus will have to provide proof of one meningococcal shot after the age of 16 and 2 doses of MMR. Records are only needed if taking courses on BSC's campus.
6. Upon completion of the online application, you will receive an email giving you instructions on setting up an account in CampusConnection. This Online portal gives you access to the following (and much more).
  • Check your Application Status
  • Check your To-Do List
  • Accept Financial Obligation Agreement
  • Register for Classes
  • Pay Tuition
Current Students
“Current students” are high school students currently enrolled in a BSC class this semester
  • Visit the Registration Tab to complete steps for registration

Fall 2022 registration opens March 7, 2022
Spring 2023 registration opens____