Career Online High School Frequently Asked Questions

To learn more about the Career Online High School (COHS), please review these questions and answers:

What is Career Online High School (COHS)?
Who can apply to COHS?
Will COHS students receive their GED/HiSET?
What is the difference between a GED/HiSET and high school diploma?
What type of career certification will be offered?
If I choose a major like child care, how will I train to work with children?
What is the career portfolio?
Is all coursework web-based?
What device(s) can I use for coursework?
Is all coursework in English?
Will I need to purchase textbooks?
How long will it take for students to complete the program?
What is the history of COHS?
Is COHS accredited?
Will my local community colleges and universities accept a Career Online High School diploma?
What if I need help with the admissions process following graduation?
Is COHS staff credentialed? When are they available to assist students?
Are there other resources for education and job preparation?
How do I get started?