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Concurrent Enrollment at Spectrum High School

Spectrum High School offers college courses taught by Spectrum faculty allowing students to earn college credit while staying on Spectrum’s campus. College at Spectrum High School (C@SH) is a partnership with the following colleges: Anoka-Ramsey Community College, Central Lakes College, Pine Technical and Community College, and the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.

C@SH and Advanced Placement Classes at Spectrum High School

Art

  • Intro to Digital Photography

English

  • College Critical Writing & Reading 
  • Introduction to Communication
  • Intro to Literary Studies
  • Multicultural Literature
  • Writing Studio


Health/Physical Education

  • Wellness for Life Lecture and Lab

Math

  • Calculus I
  • College Algebra I
  • College Algebra II & Trig
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Mathematical Thinking

Science

  • AP Biology
  • Environmental Science Lecture and Lab

Social Studies

  • AP Human Geography
  • American Government and Politics
  • Intro to Psychology
  • Modern World Civilizations I  (1500-1870)
  • Modern World Civilizations II (1870 to present)
  • Principles of Microeconomics 
  • US History I 
  • US History II 

Spanish

  • Introductory Spanish II
  • Intermediate Spanish I
  • Intermediate Spanish II

Technology

  • AP Computer Science   Principles    
  • Intro to Information Technology
  • Client Operating Systems
     

Class of 2020 Successes

  • Spectrum High School’s class of 2020 earned 2,683 college credits. This represents an
    approximate cost savings of over $905,000, based on the avg. tuition cost per credit at a four-year public college in the United States.
  • 86.5% of students graduated with at least one college credit.
  • Fifteen students completed an Associate of Arts Degree.
  • Three seniors completed the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum.
  • Fifteen additional  students earned 40 college credits or more.

Spectrum Class of 2020 Post Secondary Plans

Anoka-Ramsey Community College
Anoka Technical College
Augsburg University
Bethel University
Cedarville University
Central Lakes College
College of St. Scholastica
Concordia University- St. Paul
Gonzaga University
Gustavus Adolphus College

Hamline University
Hennepin Technical College
Kansas State University
Minneapolis College of Art & Design
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Missouri University of Science and Technology
North Dakota State University
Southwest Minnesota State University
St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud Technical College
University of Jamestown

University of Minnesota - Duluth
University of Minnesota - Morris
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
University of Northwestern - St. Paul
University of South Dakota
University of St. Thomas
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
University of Wisconsin - Madison
University of Wisconsin - River Falls
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
University of Wisconsin - Stout
Winona State University