Accreditation is a term you’ll often encounter in the realm of education, especially when considering online schools like Excel High School. But what does it mean? Simply put, accreditation is a process that evaluates and certifies the credibility and quality of an educational institution. It’s not just about having a stamp of approval; it’s a rigorous process that ensures a school meets high standards of education and operation. Check out this blog post to learn more about accreditation and why it matters.
It’s a common story: life takes its twists and turns, and before you know it, years have passed since you last attended high school. Now, as an adult, you might be pondering, “Is it too late for me to go back and finish high school?” This question, often accompanied by a mix of uncertainty and hope, is more relevant today than ever. In this blog post, we answer the question once and for all!
If you didn’t finish high school, you’ve probably had someone tell you, “You can always get your GED.” But what does that really mean? Many folks aren’t quite sure. Don’t worry! This article is here to break down the basics of the GED for you. We’ll chat about how it’s different from a high school diploma, dive into the differences between the two, steps to get your GED online, and clear up some myths about taking the GED online. Let’s get started!
When it comes to earning your high school diploma, students have a lot of options today. When it comes to earning your diploma online, finding a credible program that will suit your needs is essential. The chance to earn your online accredited high school diploma has life changing implications for plenty of people around the country and the globe. Accredited diploma programs like those offered through Excel High School have opened the doors of success for anyone willing to walk through them.
Life can throw you some interesting curveballs, and when those curveballs come flying at you when you’re young, you’re a lot less likely to be able to handle them with the same poise as you could when you’re an adult. Rather than knocking that ball out of the park, it can knock you flat on your back. One of the unfortunate results of those life surprises is that young people struggling to stay on track end up dropping out of school. Life happens, and the struggles of your youth can still impact you today as an adult.
Earning your high school diploma opens up plenty of opportunities for you, whether you’re heading off to college or university, joining the military, or jumping right into a career after graduation. Your goals are out there waiting to be achieved and your dreams are waiting to be reached. Excel High School can help you get there through either of our two diploma tracks.
You want to earn your high school diploma online, but you also want to be sure you can use that diploma after you graduate. You’re not alone! At Excel High School one of the top questions we get is “Can I use this diploma to go to college?” And our answer is Yes! An Excel High School diploma can be used for work, military service, or attending a college or university. Here’s the breakdown of why.
Sometimes figuring out the differences between online school and homeschooling can be a little tricky. Since Excel High School’s beginning, we have worked with families who wanted a fully online experience for their students as well as those who wanted to use our curriculum to supplement their students while homeschooling. In this blog post, we identify the key differences between online school and homeschool.
The average GPA for U.S. high school students is a 3.0, but the average GPA for U.S. college-bound students is between a 3.5 and 4.0. College acceptance is a competitive market, and although your GPA is important, it’s not everything college admissions counselors consider. If your GPA isn’t what you need it to be, here are some tips to help you get back on track for college admissions.
Many adults who didn’t finish high school believe that the GED® is their only option, but that’s not true. Adult have plenty of options now to earn their high school diploma, including online, self-paced courses through an Adult Fast-track program from an accredited school like Excel High School. You can earn your high school diploma in a matter of months, depending on how many credits you have to transfer and how quickly you can work through your courses.