College of Southern Idaho
CSI Early College Program highly recommends that all students participating in dual credit follow the suggested criteria:
- Be at least a sophomore in high school
- Have an overall high school GPA of 2.5 or higher
- Registration & Drop Deadline (Qualifies for tuition refund & no grade recorded): Wednesday, September 27, 2023, 11:59 pm
- County of Residency Form Deadline: Friday, December 1, 2023
- Early Fall: Wednesday, November 15, 2023
- Late Fall: Friday, December 15, 2023
- Custom: Friday, November 17, 2023
- Registration & Drop Deadline (Qualifies for tuition refund & no grade recorded): Wednesday, March 6, 2024, 11:59 pm
- County of Residency Form Deadline: Wednesday, May 1, 2024
- Early Spring: Thursday, April 4, 2024
- Late Spring: Thursday, April 25, 2024
- Custom: Sunday, April 14, 2024
CSI Registration Checklist
- Talk to your parents and your school Site Coordinator/Counselor about dual credit courses offered through IDLA. Be sure to discuss the benefits and drawbacks of college credit available through a dual credit course. A full list of course offerings can be found on the IDLA Course Catalog.
- Be sure you meet any prerequisite requirements for the course prior to registering for the course.
- Work with your Site Coordinator to register for the course through IDLA.
- Check your registration confirmation email for the course start date and other important information.
- If you have never taken a class for college credit through CSI, you must first register as a CSI student. You can follow the steps below and/or refer to the registration video.
- Go to https://csi.dualenroll.com/student/new
- Complete the New Student Registration online form to set up your DualEnroll account and click the “Register” button at the bottom of the form.
- Check your email for instructions about confirming your account. If you do not see the email in your inbox, check your spam folder. A second email will confirm the account activation.
- Log in to your new DualEnroll account and complete steps 1 – 4 of the online application form.
- Please note: As a student, you may have multiple Dual Enroll accounts (BSU, CWI, and UI). You may use all the same login info that you used for the other schools BUT YOU MUST go to CSI’s Dual Enroll portal and set up an account.
- After setting up your Dual Enroll account, or if you already had a Dual Enroll account, you can now register for classes. You will need to register for EACH CSI course you plan to take.
- Go to https://csi.dualenroll.com and Log in with the email and password that you selected when setting up your Dual Enroll account.
- Find the course you plan to take in the list of available courses in DualEnroll.com and click on the course title.
- Select the section offered by your instructor and click “Register”
- Check your email for confirmation that your registration is complete. Processing may take up to two business days.
- Talk to your parents and your school Site Coordinator/Counselor about Advanced Opportunities funds provided by the State of Idaho. Determine whether or not to use these funds to pay for the cost of your college credits.
- Using Advanced Opportunity funding? Work with your school Site Coordinator/Counselor to register through the state Advanced Opportunities portal.
- Not using Advanced Opportunity funding?
- Pay your CSI tuition and fees online through MyCSI. Click the $ Money Matters tab, then click My Account Balance, and select Make a Payment. Online payment can be made by either credit card or e-check. It is important to pay your tuition and fees by the deadline in order to avoid being charged late fees or dropped for no payment.
- Review to verify if you need to complete a certificate of residency with your county. If so, visit the Idaho Association of Counties website to access the form.
Abandoned (dropped) courses do not appear on the student’s transcript, tuition charges are subtracted from the student’s account and are refundable. Students may abandon (drop) courses through their Dual Enroll account, online, until 5:00 pm on the Friday deadline listed on the Dual Credit homepage.
Withdraw from a Course
Withdraw means the student attempted the course but did not complete any credit; the grade of “W” will appear on the student’s transcript and there is no refund. No course may be withdrawn from after 75% of the course has passed. Students will be issued a grade after the deadline.
“W” grades can have a number of negative consequences, including negatively impacting students’ eligibility for Federal Financial Aid. Please refer to the Student Handbook.
To Drop or Withdraw contact CSI Early College.
As a student, you may have multiple Dual Enroll accounts (BSU, CWI, and UI). You may use all the same login info that you used for the other schools BUT YOU MUST go to CSI’s Dual Enroll portal and set up an account.
IDLA Program Pathways: CSI Introduction to Cybersecurity, Basic Technical
This Dual Credit Introduction to Cybersecurity Course Roadmap was created in partnership with College of Southern Idaho. This program is designed to prepare students for employment in the diverse world of software development and computer security.
Students will learn the basics of software development and participate in software development projects. Students will also learn the basics of how to secure an organization’s computer systems, and be exposed to both defensive and offensive security techniques.
Students will complete a Technical Skills Assessment to demonstrate program competency and will earn a Basic Technical Certificate if they complete all 3 courses.
An entry level Cyber Security Analyst salary ranges from $50,000 to $72,000 a year.
- Dual Credit Introduction to Programming (CSI)
- Dual Credit Cybersecurity (CSI)
- Dual Credit Introduction to Networking (CSI)
If you are interested in pursing this roadmap, work with your counselor or site coordinator to build the roadmap into your course plan.