The Center for Talent Development
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Early Entrance Programs

In the growing number of early college entrance programs at various institutions in the U.S., students simultaneously complete high school course requirements while taking college classes. Most colleges and universities will admit students for full-time enrollment one or two years early. Below is contact information for a number of colleges with early entrance programs.


School Location Phone Email
The Early Entrance Program at California State University CSU 323/343-2287
Simon's Rock College Great Barrington, MA 413/528-0771
Bard High School Early College (BHSEC)
Bard College
New York, NY 212/982-5024
Boston University Academy (BUA) Boston University 617/358-9000
The Clarkson School
Clarkson University
Potsdam, NY 315/268-4425
The Early Entrance Program at the University of Washington Seattle, Washington 206/543-4160
The Program for the Exceptionally Gifted at Mary Baldwin College Staunton, Virginia 540/887-7039
The Early Entrance Program at Shimer College Chicago, IL 312/235-3555
The Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science Denton, TX 940/565-3606
The Advanced Academy of Georgia (AAG) at the State University of West Georgia Carollton, GA 770/836-4449
The Texas Academy of Leadership in the Humanities (TALH) at Lamar University Beaumont, TX 409/839-2995
(Dr. Mary Gagne)
The Residential Honors Program at the University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA 213/740-2961
(Penny Von Helmolt)
National Academy of Arts, Sciences and Engineering (NAASE)
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 800/336-6463  
Early Honors Program (EH)
Alaska Pacific University
Anchorage, AK 800/252-7528
Georgia Academy of Mathematics, Engineering & Science (GAMES)
Middle Georgia College
Cochran, GA 478/934-3471
Missouri Academy of Science, Mathematics and Computing (MASMC)
Northwest Missouri State University
Maryville, MO 660/562-1060