Online education has revolutionized the way we approach learning, breaking down geographical barriers and opening up new opportunities for students worldwide. Excel High School (EHS) stands at the forefront of this educational evolution, offering a comprehensive online learning experience for international students seeking an American high school diploma. In this blog post, we'll explore how EHS makes quality education accessible to students across the globe.
Why Choose Excel High School?
Excel High School caters to a diverse student body, including athletes, performers, military families, and those who benefit from individualized instruction. The school's flexibility is ideal for students who need to focus on a few classes at a time, require extra time, prefer to accelerate their learning, or need a schedule that accommodates travel or work commitments.
Programs For Every Leaner
At Excel High School (EHS), we understand that each student's educational journey is unique, which is why we offer a diverse array of programs designed to meet various learning needs and aspirations. Our programs, ranging from full-time online high school to targeted test preparation courses, are structured to offer flexibility, quality education, and personalized support, ensuring that every student has the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Ideal for international students seeking an accredited American high school diploma.
Perfect for students looking for individual credits.
Designed for adults seeking their high school diploma online.
Prepares students for the official GED® test.
Accreditation & Credit Transfer
Excel High School is regionally accredited by Cognia, an accrediting agency that serves over 34,000 schools across the United States and in 70 other countries. EHS has also achieved accreditation from the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA-CESS). These accreditations ensure that EHS meets established educational standards, providing recognition for our students' achievements on a global scale.
Credit Transfer Process
EHS accepts transfer credits from various accredited institutions, including international schools recognized by a foreign Ministry of Education. The school follows these guidelines:
- Accepts up to 75% of transfer credits toward graduation.
- Requires a minimum of 6 credits completed at EHS for a diploma.
- Core subjects requirement: 1 credit each in English, Math, Social Studies, & Science.
Admission Requirements For International Students
EHS welcomes students from around the world, offering enrollment to those who meet the minimum admission requirements and are prepared for online learning.
- Age Requirements: Ages 11+ for middle school, 14+ for high school.
- Educational Background: Completion of 5th grade for middle school, 8th grade for high school.
- English Proficiency: 8th-grade level English mastery, TOEFL scores not required.
Credit Evaluation for International Students
International students must have their credits evaluated by a recognized credential evaluation service. EHS partners with agencies under the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). Students are responsible for arranging and covering the fees for this evaluation.
The Excel High School Experience
Wide Range of Courses
From core subjects to specialized electives.
Accommodates different time zones and personal commitments.
Interactive Learning Tools
Videos, study guides, and interactive platforms.
Academic Success Coaches and one-on-one tutoring.
An international student body enriching the learning environment.