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Yes. As a Cognia-accredited private online school with approvals from respected organizations like the NCAA, University of California, and the College Board, most schools will immediately accept transfer credits from ALVS. Call your local school counselor to verbally confirm your student’s eligibility for credit or feel free to use this ALVS Course Credit Authorization form that is available to you as a resource.
Yes. Apex Learning Virtual School is a fully accredited private online school for grades 6-12. Students can enroll full-time and earn a college preparatory high school diploma through the full-time program. Learn more about our Full-Time School.
Yes. Apex Learning Virtual School has been accredited by Cognia since 2011. Visit our Course Catalog to see all of our NCAA, University of California and College Board® approved AP courses.
Students can talk to their guidance counselor at their school to find out what courses are needed to meet graduation requirements. Students enrolled in our Full-Time School will receive guidance from their Success Coach on their course schedule. The syllabus for each course can be found in our Course Catalog.
To enroll, visit our Course Catalog. Choose a course, select your semester option, select your start date, add to cart, and continue with the checkout process. You will receive an email with instructions after your registration is received. Students or parents can also call 1.855.550.2547 and speak to a Student Services Specialist.
Students can start a course any time of year. We offer rolling admissions, beginning on Mondays, with the exception of holidays.
Single semester courses are 9 weeks in the summer and 18 weeks during the school year.
Semester 1 and 2 together last for 18 weeks in the summer and 36 weeks during the school year.
Tutorials have 6 months of access.
Extensions for courses and tutorials are available for purchase.
No, the content and curriculum are the same. The duration is simply condensed to accommodate summer schedules. Extensions can be requested if needed.
Yes, with 24/7 access to the learning platform and no required live sessions, students are able to work at their own pace. They can work ahead of schedule and are not held back by the assignment calendar. Deadlines and due dates for assignments and tests are there to keep students on track. ALVS provides students with tools and support to complete their course on time and with the best chance of academic success.