College Credit Courses offered at St. Pius X

St. Pius X High School provides college credit courses to our students through St. Louis University and the University of Missouri–St. Louis.

SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY (SLU) Classes and Credit Hours 

American History to 1865     3 credit hours  
American History 1865 to the present   3 credit hours  
Calculus I     4 credit hours  




SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY |1818 Advanced College Credit Program

Students can enroll in 1818 Advanced College Credit (ACC) courses to earn ACC through St. Louis University.All college-credit courses are integrated into our schedule and are taught by St. Pius X faculty.Students participating in the 1818 Advanced College Credit Program are registered as students at St. Louis University.

SLU 1818 Advanced College Credit (ACC) Program 
Saint Louis University 1818 Advanced College Credit Program compiles all state operating requirements, is a founding institution of NACEP, the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships, and is fully accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

UNIVERSITY of MISSOURI ST. LOUIS (UMSL) Classes and Credit Hours

American Literary Masterpieces   3 credit hours
Composition and Literature   6 credit hours
American Politics   3 credit hours
American Foreign Policy   3 credit hours
Spanish III      5 credit hours
Spanish IV   5 credit hours




UMSL ADVANCED Credit Program (ACP)

St. Pius X also partners with the University of Missouri St. Louis for advanced college credit through the Advanced Credit Program (ACP).

College credit programs offered at St. Pius X are sponsored by Saint Louis University (SLU-ACC) and the University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL-ACP). In this program, a junior or senior maintaining a 3.0 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale, a teacher recommendation, and have taken the prerequisite* courses. If the students meet these requirements, they can take the college credit course. The student may enroll in these college-level courses and simultaneously register at SLU and/or UMLS during the registration period.

The student receives a report card from SLU or UMSL upon successful completion of the courses. After high school graduation, an official transcript from SLU and/or UMSL is sent to the college or university the student plans to attend.

The classes are taught by our faculty members who have been approved as adjunct professors of the Universities. The syllabi and grading practices must meet University standards. A separate fee must be made payable to the universities to earn college credit. 

*PREREQUISITE: College courses are listed in the St. Pius X High School curriculum guide.

college credit

Foreign Policy college credit class is at the White House Decision Center at the Truman Library!