Affordable Online Education

Citizens High School offers one of the most affordable accredited online diploma programs in the world. Choose between our two diploma programs, or individual courses.

Diploma for Career | 18 Credits

Fulfills high school diploma requirements in order to Graduate and move on to a career!

  • 3 year program
  • 6 credits per year
  • Language Learning Aids available upon request
  • Must complete 25% of the credits with CHS to earn diploma
$69 per month
Diploma for College | 24 Credits

Fulfills all high school graduation and diploma requirements, PLUS additional coursework required for college and university admissions

  • 4 year program
  • 6 credits per year
  • Most courses available in English or Spanish
  • Must complete 25% of the credits with CHS to earn diploma
$69 per month

Tuition Comparison

Online High School3 Year TuitionPer Course TuitionCredits
Citizens High School$2,484$15618
Liberty$3,568$27418
Excel$3,568$19921.5
Whitmore$4,797$38523
BYU Independent Study$5,397$51223
K12 International Academy$9,397$95024
Online Individual Courses | ½ & 1 Credit Courses

Transfer credit to your local high school. 

  • 4, 8, 16-weeks program, or take 1 year to complete
  • Self-paced, take your time or binge learn
  • Monthly tuition ends when your individual course is completed
  • Over 200 elective courses and all core courses available
$59 per month/per course
Unplugged Individual Courses | ½ & 1 Credit Courses

Transfer credit to your local high school. 

  • Advance your studies in a tradtional format
  • Over 45 courses to choose from
  • Textbooks shipped within 48 hours to your doorstep
$189 per course

Citizens High School Options

EnrollmentMonthly TuitionAnnual Tuition
Online Full-time High School (6 courses per year) $69$828
Correspondence (Unplugged) F/T High School (6 courses per year) $99$1,188
Online Individual Course Program (12 months) $59/per courseSee Note #1 Below
Correspondence (Unplugged) Individual Course Program $189/one-time fee

Note # 1:  Our programs are self-paced so you can finish the courses in as few as 28 days. Monthly tuition ends when course is completed.

Payment Information

  • Payments will be automatically deducted, monthly

Tuition, Refunds, and Extensions Policy

  1. Tuition is due upon enrollment: $69 dollar for diploma programs and $59 per month/per course for individual courses. (minus any tuition assistance or scholarship funding.)
  2. Tuition for diploma-seeking students will be billed $69 monthly in our automatic payment plan. Tuition allows diploma students to take 2 courses at a time and complete up to 6 credits in an enrollment year. 
  3. Graduate faster. Students who complete courses sooner than the standard 16 weeks may enroll in their next course. This option allows student to accelerate their graduation.
  4. A 10-day extension may be requested on any course. All extension must be approved 5 days in advance by the course teacher.

Refund Policy

CHS is confident you will be satisfied with your choice in education. Should you change your mind, CHS will refund your tuition according to the following refund policy per the requirements set forth by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. Written cancellation requests are preferred.

Simply take these steps: Amount you owe
Within 5 calendar days of signing the Enrollment Agreement Full Refund
After 5 calendar days
If CHS is notified of cancellation after five (5) calendar days The student will not be responsible for anymore tuition payments after the date of their withdraw.

 

  • A student enrolled in the online Diploma for Career |18 credits program has up to three (3) years from the original date of acceptance to complete his or her program. This contract will cease to be in effect after three years from the original date of acceptance. No requests for refunds will be considered thereafter.

 

  • A student enrolled in the online Diploma for College |24 credits program has up to four (4) years from the original data of acceptance to complete his or her program. This contract will cease to be in effect after four years from the original date of acceptance. No requests for refunds will be considered thereafter.

 

  • A student enrolled in the individual course program has up to one (1) year from the original date of acceptance to complete courses taken individually. This contract will cease to be in effect after one year from the original date of acceptance. No requests for refunds will be considered thereafter.

 

Students who have reached their program end date, may request an extension. This extension will apply to the originally signed enrollment agreement.

*This policy is effective of new enrollments on or after January 1, 2020*

Frequently Asked Questions

How Much Is CHS’ Tuition?

The CHS Online tuition model is simple – $69 per month and you can take up to two courses at one time. There are no hidden fees, just study at your own pace, in your own environment.

What Is Your Refund Policy?

CHS is confident you will be satisfied with your choice in education. Should you change your mind, CHS will refund your tuition according to the following refund policy per the requirements set forth by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. Our refund policy is designed for what is in the best of the student and parent. For more information about our refund policy click here.

Why Isn’t The CHS High School Program Free Like It Is In The Public Schools?

CHS is a private school and funded through tuition paid by the students, unlike public schools that are funded by the state and federal taxes paid by residents.

Can I Work At My Own Pace?

Our courses are designed to be completed in 16 weeks, with a focus on one lesson per week. By doubling or tripling the amount of lessons you complete each week, you can finish a course in as little as 28 days. As long as you are focusing on one lesson per week, it is up to you to set the pace that works best for your schedule.

Terms & Conditions

Please note that there are two separate Terms & Conditions Agreements for the CHS Online Programs, select the one that corresponds to your specific program of interest:

Online Diploma for CAREER Terms & Conditions
Online Diploma for COLLEGE Terms & Conditions

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Online High School Options

Whether you need a full course path to get an accredited High School diploma, or just want to take some Individual Courses, we have exactly  what you need.  

Diploma for a
Better Job

Tired of the same old dead end jobs?  Finally graduate and move  on up!

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Diploma to Get
Into College

Prepare yourself  for the next step in your academic journey with our 24 credit hour diploma track . 

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Courses

Browse our catalog to see over 100 exciting courses you can take for credit  or for fun!

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