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General High School Diploma Program

JMHS General High School Diploma programs offer a fundamental yet academically challenging high school education. Select from our General High School Diploma track or our Career Pathways job skills training track. Both programs are 23 credit hours, online, self-paced, and guided by our highly trained academic advisors and state-certified teachers.

Enroll in our General High School Diploma Track if You...

  • Desire a high school diploma to fulfill a personal goal
  • Need to fulfill requirements for job advancement or a career training program
  • May want to apply to a community, junior, technical college or Ashworth College
  • Optional Career Pathways program offered

General Diploma Online High School Curriculum (23 Credits)

The following courses are part of the General Diploma and Career Pathways tracks. No additional credit hours are needed to complete Career Pathways. Instead, you’ll substitute two of your electives for specialized job skills training courses in one of these in-demand industries.

You may earn up to 17 eligible transfer credits from your previous high school. That means you could graduate with up to $ in tuition savings! Submit your transcript within 90 days of your enrollment for evaluation.

Course Syllabus (23 credits)

Our comprehensive curriculum is aligned to Common Core State Standards for English and Math courses. JMHS is regionally and nationally accredited.

Order Courses Subject Area Credits
1 Introduction to High School Life Skills 0
2 Health Science 1
3 United States History (General) Social Studies 1
4 English I (General) English 1
5 Vocabulary Studies English 1
6 Open Elective -- 1
7 Pre-Algebra Mathematics 1
8 Physical Science Science 1
9 English II (General) English 1
10 Algebra I Mathematics 1
11 Personal Finance Business 1
12 Open Elective -- 1
13 United States Government and Economics (College Prep) Social Studies 1
14 Biology (General) Science 1
15 English III (General) English 1
16 Geometry Mathematics 1
17 Open Elective -- 1
18 World History (General) Social Studies 1
19 Earth Science Science 1
20 English IV (General) English 1
21 Algebra II Mathematics 1
22 Open Elective -- 1
23 Open Elective -- 1
24 World Geography Social Studies 1

Online High School Electives

The following courses are available to students as electives. Choosing elective courses provides a more well-rounded education.

Order Courses Subject Area Credits
1 Accounting Business 1
2 Chemistry Science 1
3 Fitness Life Skills 1
5 Nutrition Life Skills 1
6 Physics Science 1
7 Pre-Calculus Mathematics 1
8 Public Speaking English 1
9 Reading and Literature English 1
10 Spanish I Foreign Language 1
11 Spanish II Foreign Language 1
12 Spanish III Foreign Language 1

We will gladly consider any eligible transfer credits you may have from your previous high school. Why wait to earn your General high school diploma? Review your tuition options or call 1-800-349-6861 or enroll online today.


Why James Madison Online High School Is Right For You

Start Classes Now

Enroll any time and start immediately online. Study at your own pace.


Tuition is Affordable

Our monthly pay-as-you-go plans are flexible to fit your budget.


Online High School Curriculum

Offering a General and College Prep diploma track plus single courses.


An Accredited Online High School

James Madison High School is a nationally accredited online high school. This assures you our school delivers a top quality online high school education that has met the highest established standards for high schools nationwide.


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