General High School Program

The American School’s General High School program is designed for students to earn their high school diplomas and then enter the workforce in the field of their choice.  Students complete a total of 18 units of credit—13 required and 5 electives—and, upon completion of all graduation requirements, receive the regionally accredited American School diploma.  The 13 required units of credit in their recommended order of study include:

Popular electives for students in the General High School program include trade courses such as Automotive Systems and Carpentry, life skills courses such as Food Study and Home Planning and Decorating, and many more. 

When you are ready to enroll in the General High School program or the College Preparatory program, you can begin the enrollment process here.  You’ll feel confident knowing your student is taking interesting and affordable courses while earning an accredited diploma through one of the long-time leaders in distance education, the American School.