What You Need to Know

The Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO) Program allows high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to earn both secondary and postsecondary credit for courses completed through a college or university. Metropolitan State is an active participant in this program.

More About PSEO


  • Seniors must rank in the upper half of their class or have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Juniors must be in the upper third of their class or have at least a 3.25 GPA
  • Sophomores must have passed the Eighth Grade Reading Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) with a "Meets the Standards" indicator

Application Deadlines

  • Oct 1
    Spring Semester
  • Apr 1
    Fall Semester

All materials must be received by the final deadlines above in order to be considered for admission.

How to Apply

  1. Meet With Your High School Counselor

    Make sure the program aligns with your academic goals and abilities. Discuss your decision with your parents first. Then arrange a conference with your high school counselor to start the application process and discuss class registration.

  2. Apply for Undergraduate Admission

    Complete the admissions application online.

  3. Send Transcripts and Registration Form

    Your high school transcripts and the completed PSEO Program Notice of Student Registration form should be sent to:

    Undergraduate Admissions
    Metropolitan State University
    700 East Seventh St.
    Saint Paul, MN 55106

  4. Once Accepted, Learn About Student Services

    After you receive your letter of admission (provided at the required orientation session) Gateway Student Services is your contact for information about Metropolitan State and services offered to students.

  5. Register for New Student Orientation

    New Student Orientation is required. Please save the date of April 11, 2017 for students planning to start Fall Semester 2017.