Contact Information


Inver Prep

Mary Kadrlik
Phone: 651-450-3661
Location: Enrollment Center

Opportunities for High School Students

PACE students

Inver Hills offers four unique programs that allow qualifying high school students to earn college credits for free while still in high school, ensuring seamless transfer of those credits to nearly any college or university in Minnesota, and many others nationwide.InCollege logo
If you are a high school junior in the top third of your class or a senior in the top half of your class, InCollege allows you to take college courses at your high school with easy transfer of credits to Inver Hills, other community colleges and four-year universities. These college courses fulfill requirements for the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC), and are specially developed to meet both high school and college requirements. At the college level, they are often referred to as “concurrent enrollment.”

High schools currently participating in InCollege include:

AGAPE High School
Burnsville High School
Lakeville North High School
Lakeville South High School
North High School
Prior Lake High School
Randolph High School
Rosemount High School
Simley High School
Tartan High School

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If you are a high school freshman who places in the 30th to 70th percentile in your class, Inver Prep allows you to take college preparatory courses and, ultimately, college-level courses for credit at your high school.

High schools currently participating in Inver Prep include:
Burnsville High School                           Rosemount High School
Lakeville North High School                  Lakeville South High School
Simley High School
AGAPE High School                                STEP Academy


Participating in a career and technical education (CTE) program of study will jump-start your college education! Starting as early as 9th grade, you can begin a Perkins CTE program of study in which you take college level courses at your high school, thus receiving high school credit and college credit. Upon high school graduation, you then complete your program/degree at Inver Hills. Please note that credits earned are only valid at Inver Hills.

High schools currently participating in Perkins CTE programs include:
Burnsville High School                            Rosemount High School
Lakeville North High School                    Lakeville South High School
Eagan High School                                 Apple Valley High School

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Take college courses at the Inver Hills campus! PSEO allows qualified high school juniors and seniors to earn credit for college-level courses taken at Inver Hills. The credits you earn here will apply to both high school graduation requirements and a college transcript. For qualification details and an application form, click here.