Texas Tech University

OnRamps

onramps studentsOnRamps is a dual enrollment program that enables high school students to experience the academic rigor of college and earn college credit at Texas Tech or UT Austin while they are still in high school. Offerings include advanced courses with college-aligned content that transfer to any public university in Texas as core credits. Each participating High School teacher receives over 100 hours of training in innovative pedagogy and technology-enhanced education. Unique features of the program are that students are not required to take the TSI exam and have until the last day of class to claim their credit or drop the course without penalty. 


Program Type

Dual enrollment: Receive separate grades from the high school teacher and the college instructor.

Features

  • Offers challenging courses weighted as AP or Honors
  • Fulfills requirements for High School STEM Endorsement
  • Highly trained teachers
  • Transfers to any public university in Texas as a core credit
  • Students have until the last day of class to claim credit or drop the course without penalty TSI is not required

Location

School Districts through Texas

Course

  • Math: Precalculus, Statistics
  • Science: Physics I/II, Computer Science, Geoscience
  • English: English III/V
  • History: History I/II

College Credit

Earned credit will transfer to any public university in Texas as a core curriculum credit.

Cost

$299 per course

How to Apply

Contact your high school counselor to register. Prerequisite courses are identified by each high school.

Website

www.onramps.org

Contact

Stephanie Hart
TTU OnRamps Program Coordinator
806-834-6648 or stephanie.hart@ttu.edu

Resources

Meet the Staff

UT OnRamps Website

Printable Guide

Contact

Stephanie Hart
TTU OnRamps Program Coordinator
806-834-6648 or stephanie.hart@ttu.edu