Textbook-Based Education: Citizens High School Unplugged

Studying online to pursue your high school diploma might seem a bit overwhelming. At Citizens High School, we offer “UnPlugged” to help individuals who would like to advance their studies in a more traditional format, allowing students the flexibility to learn at their own pace using textbooks. Caring instructors, supportive staff, and engaging lessons all help provide you with the community of learning you need to succeed!

Explore individual courses in our Unplugged Course Catalog. 

Your Path to Success Starts Here

At CHS we have two pathways for you to earn your diploma. Our 18 credit hour career diploma track is designed to provide you an academic foundation, while also helping prepare you for your career.  While our 24 credit college track diploma is designed to provide you the academic foundation you will need for college as well as give you the flexibility to expand your knowledge on areas that interest you.

Unplugged Diploma for Career | 18 Credits

Fulfills high school diploma requirements in order to Graduate and move on to a career using a a traditional correspondence model of learning. 

  • 3 year program
  • 6 credits per year
  • Textbooks shipped within 48 hours to your door
  • Must complete 25% of the credits with CHS to earn diploma
$99 per month
Unplugged Diploma for College| 24 Credits

Fulfills all high school graduation and diploma requirements, PLUS additional coursework required for college and university admissions using a a traditional correspondence model of learning. 

  • 3 year program
  • 6 credits per year
  • Textbooks shipped within 48 hours to your door
  • Must complete 25% of the credits with CHS to earn diploma
$99 per month

About the Program

Flexibility – Your Learning, Your Choices, Your Time
Unlike a traditional school, our students are enrolled in only two courses at a time. Our self-paced curriculum provides students the flexibility of completing their coursework within a 20-week timeframe.  This focused learning framework allows students to explore their knowledge on a deeper level. Learn More

Using current information from subject matter experts, our curriculum is published in-house.  With over 45 courses to choose from, our textbooks are shipped within 48 hours to your doorstep. The lessons are supported by engaging activities and problem-based learning. 

Fully Accredited
Citizens’ High School is the second oldest nationally accredited distance learning high school in the U.S.  CHS is also regionally accredited just like your local public school.  Learn More

Transfer Credits
At Citizens’ High School we will accept up to 75% of credits that you have previously earned.  This can reduce your overall costs by up to $3,564.  Learn More

Graduation Requirements

CHS has designed its graduation requirements to give career and college bound students the foundation they need while also giving them flexibility to tailor it to their future interests.

Subject AreaCredits Needed for Career DiplomaCredits Needed for College Diploma
Social Studies33
Fine Arts11
Foreign Language02

Paying for School

Affordable Pricing
CHS believes that everyone should have access to affordable, high-quality textbook based education.  That is why we keep our tuition as low as possible at $99 per month.  Learn More

Refund Policy
Sometimes things come up, and we understand.  That is why we have a student-friendly, easy to understand refund policy.  Learn More

Terms & Conditions

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

Unplugged Diploma for Career Terms & Conditions
Unplugged 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!

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


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