Gifted high school seniors, and in some instances, juniors, may take up to 6 credits per semester at $183 per class ($61 per credit) in first-year or introductory-level courses during the academic year (fall and spring) and in the summer at King's College. The purpose is to orient talented local high school students to the college environment and to provide each student with an extensive, challenging experience in an academic discipline.

Follow the steps below (preferred deadline for Spring 2023 start is: Nov. 15): 

  1. To qualify for the program, high school seniors should be in the top 20% of their class, and juniors in the top 10% of their class.
  2. Students need to complete the registration form for the program (provide one or two class selections, three alternatives).
  3. Request your transcript be sent by your School counselor to
  4. Your class schedule will be ready by mid-December. You will receive it my mail and your School Counselor will have a copy as well.
  5. Once you receive your schedule, you will get an email with the following details: Parking, Student ID, and Orientation Date. The timing of form submission will dictate when a class schedule is formed and sent to a student via email. 

King's faculty and staff: If your son or daughter is interested in participating in the Young Scholars program, please have them register for the program and then reach out to Young Scholars program coordinator Michelle Landon for more information at

The college also offers a limited of classes via Distance Education for students who live outside the local area. These classes are offered via videoconferencing through the high schools, so students would need to check with their high schools to see if they have the capability to receive a class via videoconferencing.