CiHS

How to qualify for CiHS

College in the High School (CiHS) programs provide college-level academic courses in high schools for qualified students. CiHS courses are approved college curriculum. They are the same courses offered at the college and held to the same standards of grading and evaluation, but are taught at the high school. Students should contact their high school to find out which CiHS classes are offered.

Follow these steps to get started at Big Bend.

1. Apply

  • Apply online, printable version, OR in-person. 
  • You will receive an acceptance letter via email (the email you provided in your application). Your Student ID number and information about Viking Orientation will be included in your acceptance email. 
  • IMPORTANT! Some programs have special admissions requirements

(509) 793-2089 | admissions@bigbend.edu | Admissions Office 1400 bldg

2. Paying For College

Tuition and fees for CiHS are paid for by the school district. Please contact your high school CiHS program to confirm what your expenses will be.

3. Submit Documents for English & Math Placement

(509) 793-2064 | testingcenter@bigbend.edu | Testing Center, 1400 bldg

4. Register for CiHS Courses

Your CiHS teacher will provide you with the resources and directions needed to register for your class. You will use the BBCC Student Kiosk to complete your registration online.

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