Mankato Christian Academy


Mankato Christian Academy

Your high school is a college classroom

Mankato Christian Academy partners with Crown College to offer our students in-person PSEO courses conveniently located at our school with face-to-face instruction from teachers.  This partnership gives our students an opportunity to earn college credits right in our own classrooms.

Check out the FAQ’s toward the bottom of this page for more information.

Application Process

In order to be considered for PSEO student status, students must:

Step 1

Complete and submit the Crown College PSEO Application for Admission form. 

  • Use your school email address on this form
  • Select “PSEO (MN residents)” as your Early College Program
  • Select your school’s name as your Course Location
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA must be reflected on your high school transcript in order to be eligible for PSEO student status.

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Step 2

Complete and sign the MDE Notice of Student Registration (NOSR) Form.

  • Students and parents must complete Part 1 (Your guidance counselor completes Part 2).  
  • You do not need to enter an MDE Student ID Number, Crown will do that for you. 
  • Once you have completed and signed Part 1 (don’t forget to have your parent/guardian sign it as well), drop it off at your guidance counselor’s office (or email a copy).
Step 3

Your guidance counselor will email your MDE NOSR form and your transcript to Crown’s PSEO department.

  • Once it has been processed, you will receive an acceptance email with further instructions. 
  • Please be sure to keep an eye on your email so that you do not miss the acceptance email as it contains important information in order to continue with PSEO registration.
*Guidance counselors: Please be sure to email transcript and MDE NOSR forms directly to

2024-2025 PSEO Course Offerings:



Standardized test results are not required for PSEO or Dual Enrollment students.


The official high school transcript comes to Crown directly from the high school in a sealed envelope or through an electronic transcript service. 


The MDE Notice of PSEO Notice of Student Registration form must be completed each semester by the student, parent, high school counselor, and Crown College to be submitted to the MN Department of Education for payment.

Postsecondary Enrollment Options (PSEO) is a Minnesota program that allows 11th and 12th-grade students to enroll in free college courses that earn them credits simultaneously for both their high school diploma and college degree.

Students may also take Crown PSEO courses that are offered completely online. These courses have a low student to instructor ratio and are offered in a 15-week format.

Once you have completed the application process and have been accepted, you will receive an email with details on how to register for classes. 

Contact Us Information

Amanda Fisher

PSEO Assistant

Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarships are available to students who attended Crown as PSEO students and then enroll as full-time first-year
students the following academic year. The maximum amount of this renewable scholarship is $2,000 per year. Students
must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA. Students enrolling in the School of Online Studies are
eligible for a 25% off tuition scholarship.

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Cost of taking PSEO courses


Cost of books for PSEO courses


in-class, online, or blended

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