WEST CHESTER Pa. and OJAI, Calif., Nov. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Laurel Springs School, a leader in online K-12 education, and Baylor University, a nationally ranked private university located in Waco, Texas, today announced a partnership that will provide dual enrollment options for high school students interested in pursuing new academic challenges and accelerating college preparation. Delivered synchronously and with an interdisciplinary approach, Laurel Springs students will be eligible to take undergraduate courses through the university’s new Accelerate Program beginning in Spring 2021.
Representing all 50 states and more than 100 countries around the world, Laurel Springs students will be invited to participate in challenging college-level courses offered through Baylor’s Honors College. The initial courses integrate the sciences and the humanities, and include:
- The World of Rhetoric I (4 college credit hours)
- Introduction to Great Texts (3 college credit hours)
“Students at Laurel Springs actively seek opportunities to