Collegiate Academy is a dual credit program offering high school students the opportunity to earn a year or more of college credit at a discounted cost right in their high school classrooms. Students graduate high school with as many as 15 credits on their college transcript that may be seamlessly used at the University of Nevada, Reno or transferred to many other colleges and universities state and nationwide.
The program implements current University of Nevada, Reno curriculum and coursework in the high school classrooms. College professors work with the high school teachers, meeting regularly to go over lesson plans, review coursework and provide guidance. The result is a course that leverages both the content expertise of University faculty with the instructional expertise of the high school teachers.