Running Start Dual Credit Program

Running Start Dual Credit Program

Running Start - Earn College Credit in High School


Gain experience with college level coursework!

Save money, tuition cost is only $150!

Transfer credits to many colleges and universities!


New England Board of Higher Education - Excellence Award Winner

The Running Start program allows high school students to take Community College System of NH (CCSNH) courses for high school AND college credit while still in high school.

Courses offered through the Running Start program are college courses taught at the high school by CCSNH college credentialed high school faculty as part of the daily class schedule


Student Parent InformationColleges That Have Accepted Credits

Frequently Asked QuestionsContact Your Local Running Start Coordinator

For information on the Running Start Program, please contact
Beth Doiron
CCSNH Director of DOE and College Access Programs
(603) 230-3530


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We appreciate your feedback! If you are a Running Start alumnus enrolled in a college outside CCSNH, please contact us to let us know which courses you transferred!


See what others have to say

about Running Start!..



“My daughter just transferred her credits this semester. She was thrilled.  I loved this program!.....Having college coursework on her resume when applying to college was very helpful. I will be sure my son participates.”  -Mother of a daughter now attending University of Rhode Island.


“I found these courses to be helpful in terms of money and getting a head start on my college learning.”  -NH High School graduate now attending Great Bay Community College.


“I managed to save an entire year’s tuition because of the courses I took through Running Start.”  -NH High school graduate now attending UNHQuotation