Concurrent Enrollment

Concurrent Enrollment Banner with three studentsThe ASU-Beebe Concurrent Enrollment Program is a partnership between ASU-Beebe and participating school districts. Through this program, students have the opportunity to prepare for the academic challenges of college by enrolling in ASU-Beebe courses, both at their high school and on the college campuses of ASU-Beebe, before beginning full-time college studies. Students participating in the Concurrent Enrollment Program are eligible to take General Education courses listed as part of the Arkansas State Minimum Core Requirements or Career Technical courses.   

 

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Arkansas State University-Beebe is accredited through the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships, the leading organization in Concurrent and Dual Enrollment Education in the United States. Visit nacep.org for more information on how our program maintains the rigor of college level coursework. 

Transfer of Credits

With the Arkansas Department of Higher Education's Course Transfer System (ACTS) students can view how general education courses transfer from and to the various Arkansas public colleges and universities. Using this information, students, parents, and school personnel can select an institution from the list provided and view how courses transfer. Some majors will have different requirements and/or may substitute courses for their program. The Course Transfer System may be found HERE. Most institutions require a letter grade of "C" or better for transfer.

Below you will find a list of the high schools in our area that we have partnered with for the Concurrent Enrollment Program and a list of the courses available at that high school.

Freshman English I - ENG1003

Instruction in expository essay form, structure, and style.
Prerequisite: ACT scores of 19 or better on reading and English.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1013.

Freshman English II - ENG 1013

A continuation of ENG 1003 with the addition of research papers and literary genres.
Prerequisite: An earned grade of at least a C in ENG 1003. 
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1023.

College Algebra - MATH 1023

A detailed study of functions and their applications including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Topics also include systems of equations and matrices.
Prerequisite: Acceptable ACT score OR Accuplacer score.
ACTS Course Number: MATH 1103.

Introduction to Psychology - PSY 2013

A scientific study of behavior and cognitive processes. Introduction to psychology covers a wide range of human behavior.
ACTS Course Number: PSYC 1103.

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World Civilization since 1660 - HIST 1023

A survey of world civilizations from 1660 to present.
ACTS Course Number: HIST 1123.

The United States to 1876 - HIST 2763

A survey of the development of social, political and economic institutions in the United States from the age of exploration and discovery to reconstruction.
ACTS Course Number: HIST 2113.

 

College Algebra - MATH 1023

A detailed study of functions and their applications including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Topics also include systems of equations and matrices.
Prerequisite: Acceptable ACT score OR Accuplacer score.
ACTS Course Number: MATH 1103. 

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Freshman English I - ENG 1003

Instruction in expository essay form, structure, and style.
Prerequisite: ACT scores of 19 or better on reading and English.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1013.

Freshman English II - ENG 1013

A continuation of ENG 1003 with the addition of research papers and literary genres.
Prerequisite: An earned grade of at least a C in ENG 1003. 
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1023.

College Algebra - MATH 1023

A detailed study of functions and their applications including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Topics also include systems of equations and matrices.                                
Prerequisite: Acceptable ACT score OR Accuplacer score.
ACTS Course Number: MATH 1103.

Spanish I - SPAN 1013

 Designed to teach Spanish language and culture as complementary facets of a single reality. Students will learn authentic, un-simplified spanish and use it in the context of acual communication. Spanish I is designed as a fondation course for students who intend to focus on careers based on either a primary or secondary use of the language.
ACT Course Number: SPAN 1013

Spanish II - SPAN 1023

Spanish II is a continuation of Spanish I.
Prerequisist: Spanish 1013
ACT Course Number: SPAN 1023

Principles of Biology - BIOL 1014

Provide in depth study of the similarity and diversity of life on earth. This course is designed to give students the necessary background for further courses in BIOL, BOT and ZOOL. Lecture 3 hours, laboratory 2 hours per week. 
Prerequisits: ACT Reading Score of 19 or better (or equivalent) or successful completion of Freshman English I.
ACTS Course Number: BIOL 1104 

Applied Statistics - MATH 2233

A study of elementary statistics for students in the biological, physical or social sciences.
Prerequisites: Math 1023 with a "C" or better.
ACTS Course Number: MATH 2103 

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Architectural Drafting I - EGT 2183 

This is a course in architectural drafting using the most current version of AutoCAD Architecture. It provides hands-on training in the areas of Basic House Design, Primary Considerations, Room Planning, Plot Plans, Foundation Plans, Sill and Floor Construction, Wall and Ceiling Construction, Doors and Windows, Stairs, Fireplaces and Chimneys, and Floor Plans, Roof designs, Elevations, Electrical Plans, Plumbing Plans, Climate Control Plans, Perspective Plans, Specifications, and Estimating Building Cost. Lecture two hours. Laboratory two hours.
Prerequisite: EGT 1004.

Introduction to Inventor - EGT 2134

This is a course in interactive computer-aided drafting using the most current version of AutoDesk Inventor. It provides hands-on training in the areas of the Inventor User Interface, Parametric Modeling Fundamentals, Constructive Solid Geometry Concepts, Model History Tree, Parametric Constraints, BORN Technique and Work Features, Part Drawings and Associative Functionality, Symmetrical Features in Designs, Geometric Construction Tools, Parent/Child Relationships, and Assembly Modeling. Lecture three hours. Laboratory three hours.                                       
Prerequisite: EGT 1004.

Introduction to Computer Hardware/Software - CST 1104 

An introductory course for the beginning Computer Systems student including such topics as computer hardware, software, firmware, and terminology. It is the first course in preparation toward the A+ certification. Both theory and hands-on application will be emphasized. Lecture three hours. Laboratory three hours.

Gas Metal Arc Welding  - WELD 1104

This course is designed to study and practice the use of metal arc welding process. The student will learn the principles of constant voltage power sources. Also, students will learn how to operate and maintain various types of wire feed welders.

Shielded Metal Arc Welding - WELD 1004

This course is designed to teach students the basic knowledge required to operate welding equipment, function safely in the welding shop and demonstrate all types of shop practices. Students will learn to make basic fillet welds in all welding positions. Students will also learn and study welding nomenclature, design of joints, and electrode classification.

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World Civilization since 1660 - HIST 1023

A survey of world civilizations from 1660 to present.
ACTS Course Number: HIST 1123.

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Oral Communications - SPCH 1203 

A basic speech course in which an understanding of the fundamentals of communication theory and a proficiency in the use of oral communication skills are developed. The course also serves as a prerequisite for all other speech courses unless exemption is granted by the division.                                            
ACTS Course Number: SPCH 1003.

Freshman English I - ENG 1003

Instruction in expository essay form, structure, and style.
Prerequisite: ACT scores of 19 or better on reading and English.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1013.

 Freshman English II - ENG 1013

A continuation of ENG 1003 with the addition of research papers and literary genres. 
Prerequisite: An earned grade of at least a C in ENG 1003.     
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1023

College Algebra - MATH 1023

A detailed study of functions and their applications including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Topics also include systems of equations and matrices.
Prerequisite: Acceptable ACT score OR Accuplacer score.
ACTS Course Number: MATH 1103.

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Home school students may enroll in any General Education class offered online or on the Beebe, Searcy, Heber Springs, or Little Rock Air Force Base campuses for concurrent credit as a visiting student. Home school students must meet all the same eligibility requirements as a student taking concurrent classes at one of our public high school partner campuses. A complete listing of General Education Courses can be found here.

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Freshman English I - ENG 1003

Instruction in expository essay form, structure, and style.
Prerequisite: ACT scores of 19 or better on reading and English. 
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1013.

Freshman English II - ENG 1013

A continuation of ENG 1003 with the addition of research papers and literary genres.
Prerequisite:
An earned grade of at least a C in ENG 1003. 
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1023.

College Algebra - MATH 1023

A detailed study of functions and their applications including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Topics also include systems of equations and matrices. 
Prerequisite:
Acceptable ACT score OR Accuplacer score.
ACTS Course Number: MATH 1103.

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Introduction to Psychology - PSY 2013

A scientific study of behavior and cognitive processes. Introduction to psychology covers a wide range of human behavior.
ACTS Course Number: PSYC 1103.

Principles of Sociology - SOC 2213

A survey of origin, development, structure, and functioning of human relationships, and the factors influencing group life.
ACTS Course Number: SOCI 1013.

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Freshman English I - ENG 1003

Instruction in expository essay form, structure, and style.
Prerequisite: ACT scores of 19 or better on reading and English.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1013.

Freshman English II - ENG 1013

A continuation of ENG 1003 with the addition of research papers and literary genres.
Prerequisite: An earned grade of at least a C in ENG 1003.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1023.

World Literature I - ENG 2003

A study of literature from antiquity through the Renaissance, reflecting the major philosophical, religious, and literary trends of these time periods.
Prerequisite: ENG 1013. 
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 2113.

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Freshman English I - ENG 1003

Instruction in expository essay form, structure, and style.
Prerequisite: ACT scores of 19 or better on reading and English.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1013.

Freshman English II - ENG 1013

A continuation of ENG 1003 with the addition of research papers and literary genres.
Prerequisite:
An earned grade of at least a C in ENG 1003.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 1023.

The United States since 1876 - HIST 2773

A survey of changing social, political, and economic policies in the United States from reconstruction to present.
ACTS Course Number: HIST 2123

World Civilization since 1660 - HIST 1023

A survey of world civilizations from 1660 to present.  
ACTS course Number: 
HIST 1123.

World Literature I - ENG 2003

A study of literature from antiquity through the Renaissance, reflecting the major philosophical,
religious, and literary trends of these time periods. 
Prerequisite:
ENG 1013. 
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 2113.

World Literature II - ENG 2013

A continuation of ENG 2003, from the Renaissance to the present. 
Prerequisite:
ENG 1013.
ACTS Course Number: ENGL 2123.

College Algebra - MATH 1023

A detailed study of functions and their applications including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Topics also include systems of equations and matrices. 
Prerequisite:
Acceptable ACT score OR Accuplacer score.
ACTS Course Number: MATH 1103.

Spanish I - SPAN 1013

Designed to teach Spanish language and culture as complementary facets of a single reality. Students will learn authentic, un-simplified spanish and use it in the context of acual communication. Spanish I is designed as a fondation course for students who intend to focus on careers based on either a primary or secondary use of the language.
ACT Course Number: SPAN 1013

Spanish II - SPAN 1023

Spanish II is a continuation of Spanish I.
Prerequisist: Spanish 1013
ACT Course Number: SPAN 1023

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All high school students may enroll in any General Education class offered online or on the Beebe, Searcy, Heber Springs, or Little Rock Air Force Base campuses for concurrent credit as a visiting student. Students must meet all the same eligibility requirements as a student taking concurrent classes on a high school campus. Students interested in taking College Algebra on one of our campuses must have a 21 Math ACT score. A complete listing of General Education Courses can be found here.

Students taking concurrent classes online or on one of our college campuses are eligible for a discounted tuition rate if they attend a school district which has a Concurrent Enrollment Memorandum of Understanding on file for the current academic year. 

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