StudentsThe Augusta University Move on When Ready program provides an opportunity for high school juniors and seniors to get a head start on college. Students take college classes in  lieu of high school classes and earn both high school and college credit simultaneously. This program is designed for academically accelerated students and can also be referred to as Dual or Joint Enrollment.

For more details about Move on When Ready at Augusta University please contact the Office of Academic Admissions.  

Interested in learning more about the Move on When Ready Program at Augusta University? Registered to attend an upcoming Interesting Meeting on the Summerville Campus:

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Admissions Requirements

The admissions requirements for Move on When Ready (MOWR) include:

  • A minimum 3.0 overall high school GPA as calculated by Augusta University in courses used to satisfy the 17 required High School Curriculum (RHSC) requirements in English, Mathematics, Natural Science, Social Science and Foreign Language
  • Combined SAT*, Critical Reading and Math score of at least 1000 or an ACT composite score of 21
  • Completed participation agreement signed by the student, parent/guardian, and high school counselor. Please retain a copy for your records.

*SAT references the redesigned SAT after March 2016. The new SAT is measured on a 1600 scale with Math and Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores. Concordance between the old and new SAT will be based on a comparison of the new math section to the old math section, and new reading score to the old critical reading score.  You can reference the new concordance tables online.

Requirements for MOWR Admission

Fall 2017

3.00 HS GPA

Min. SAT Scores
New SAT

24 on Reading
22 on Math

Min. SAT Scores
before March 2016

430 on Critical Reading
400 on Mathematics

Minimal ACT Scores

17 for English
17 for Mathematics

Required HS Curriculum

17 units must have been
completed by time of graduation

 


Application Process

To apply for the Move on When Ready program, the following documentation must be sent to the Augusta University Admissions office.

Step 1: Move on When Ready Participation Agreement

MOWR Participation Agreement Form
This form must be completed and signed by the student, parent/guardian, and high school counselor; and emailed, faxed or mailed to the Office of Admissions. Please retain a copy for your records. Please select all course options applicable to avoid completing the form multiple times per term.  The Participation Agreement is required before the student can submit an application.  Once received, students will receive an application fee waiver code. A new participation agreement is required each term.

Step 2: Admissions Application

Admission Application
Please note that Move on When Ready students are not required to pay the application fee. Upon receipt of the Participation Agreement, the student will be sent a fee waiver code for the online application. If a student completes the application and pays a fee, it cannot be refunded. 

Step 3: Submit High School Transcripts

Transcripts must be sent directly from the high school to the Augusta University Office of Admissions.
1120 15th Street, Benet, Augusta, GA 30912

Step 4: Submit Standardized Test Scores

Official score reports are those sent directly to Augusta University from the testing agency or high school. Scores should be received prior to the appropriate application deadline. The following are the Institutional Codes for Augusta University:

  • SAT/AP/CLEP:  5406
  • ACT: 0836
 
Step 5: Verification of Lawful Presence

Visit the Verification of Lawful Presence webpage for more information. 

If participating in a Home Study program, please submit additional standardized test scores as required for all homeschool students. Typically, ITBS or Stanford Achievement Test scores will satisfy this requirement.

Application Deadlines

Fall
May 1

Spring
November 1

Summer
April 1