Why wait to go to college? Detroit Public Schools Community District has partnered with Lawrence Technological University (LTU) to offer the only early middle college in Detroit. Through this program you can graduate with a high school diploma and an associate degree in just five years.

The video below will highlight the steps to applying to LTU's Early Middle College. Please view the video before you start the application. Once complete, please click the blue apply button to start the application process.



A committee of educators will make the admissions decisions. All accepted students will be sent an admissions packet. The student and parent will be invited to a meeting on LTU’s campus to discuss next steps.

Virtual Appointment with Admissions Counselor - Schedule a time to speak with a Lawrence Tech Admission Counselor regarding your Early Middle College application and the application process. You can request a phone or video conversation.

Important Dates:

June 16th, 2020: Virtual Open House at 11:00am - please click here to access the open house

July 15, 2020: Last day to submit Early Middle College Application on online portal. (Do not wait until this date – there are many components to complete)

July 27-31, 2020: Student notification of acceptance to Early Middle College

August 3-7, 2020: Placement Assessments for new Early Middle College students  

August 10-11, 2020: Early Middle College Parent and Student Orientation and Registration (Overnight experience for students and parents on Lawrence Tech Campus)

Contact Us: 248.204.3160 or admissions@ltu.edu

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Embracing limitless opportunities in innovation and technology careers, I’m so enthused by this partnership between LTU and the Detroit Public Schools Community District. We will do all we can to assure that Henry Ford High School students participating in Early Middle College are destined for success. Working together, we will make a difference!

Virinder K. Moudgil, PhD, President, LTU

Middle College Course Schedule

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