Credits for Adult High School Credit Diploma: Acceptable High School Credit Categories
Students may take up to two (2) credits—(4 classes), per trimester and earn half credit per class.
Military Category: 2 Credit Maximum-Elective Area
1 credit: documented successful basic training
1 credit: documented special training program
Occupational Category: 2 Credit Maximum - Elective or Vocational/Arts
1 credit: EITHER documented work experience or demonstrated occupational skills
1 credit: Valid occupational license
1 credit: Documented completion of apprenticeship program
1 credit: Documented job training program
1 credit: Demonstrated Home Management Skills
Specialized Skills Category: 1 Credit Maximum - Elective Area
1 credit: Documented community/volunteer service
1 credit: Demonstrated skills in a vocational area
Note: Community Service Pre-Approval Form must be completed by students and signed by the counselor before beginning volunteer service.
Connecticut Virtual High School
Students enrolled in Credit Diploma Courses may also earn up to 7 high school credits in various subjects through online instruction offered by New Britain Adult Education; contact us for details.