The Georgian Court Course AheadProgram

    Program Overview:

    Students enrolled in Advanced Placement United States History and Advanced Placement World History classes can select to enroll in Georgian Court University’s Course Ahead program. Manasquan High School offers a total of 12 college credits through the GCU History Program. Course Ahead provides students with valuable college credits, challenging and academic course work, and prepares students for college.

    GCU Course Ahead also allows students to explore academic and career opportunities for history majors:


    Business and Industry





    Public History

    The Course Ahead Program allows high-achieving high school juniors and seniors, capable of meeting an increased challenge, the opportunity to earn college credit through special high school courses.

    Georgian Court University has evaluated select courses in participating high schools and has approved the faculty, syllabi, and textbooks for college credit. The teachers participating in Course Ahead have earned advanced degrees and have received adjunct faculty status from the university.

    Course Ahead, which is part of the University College, delivers on-site course work through the team efforts of a Georgian Court University faculty member, a secondary school classroom instructor, the students, a secondary school administrator and the Georgian Court University Course Ahead coordinator.