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Trailblazer Academy

Trailblazer Academy offers high school students the opportunity to take college courses at Ohio Christian University through Dual Credit/Ohio College Credit Plus (CCP). Our courses are fully accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and the Ohio Board of Regents and will transfer to any college or university.  Additionally, our program allows students to take college courses on the university campus, online and in select high schools.

Early college opportunities will:

  • Save you money!
  • Reduce repetition between required high school and college course work.
  • Allow more fluent transitions from high school to college, increasing the college completion success.
  • Potentially complete your general education courses before officially entering a university.

Trailblazer Academy is open to qualified students.

To participate, students must meet the following requirements:

  1. 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  2. ACT Score of 19 or Higher or SAT equivalent (the ACT COMPASS placement exam is also accepted) 

To apply for the Trailblazer Academy Program

  1. Complete the paper or online application (no application fee). Return Students, complete the Short Form Application
  2. Submit an official high school transcript to Ohio Christian University Admissions Office
  3. Submit ACT/SAT/COMPASS** scores

Our goal is to provide quality education while nurturing excellence through learning. Our Application Deadline for Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 is March 18, 2016. 

For More Information or Questions Contact:

The Trailblazer Academy Team
Ohio Christian University
(740) 420-5932



**Ohio Christian University offers the COMPASS placement exam to Trailblazer Academy applicants.  This test is available on the university campus and at any ACT COMPASS testing locations.  The test is used to fulfill acceptance into the Trailblazer Academy Program in place of an ACT or SAT.