Are you interested in earning a high school equivalency certificate (HiSET® or TASC®) or your high school diploma? Do you need to work on your skills for career training or employment? Students can complete a-g approved* high school courses in traditional classes (learn with a class), individualized labs (learn at your own pace), or independent study classes (learn at home). DACE counselors review student transcripts and provide options for earning a high school diploma or high school equivalency certificate. Click here to see the Diploma Plus Program requirements. Contact a school near you to schedule an appointment with a counselor today!

If you are between 16-18 years old and do not attend high school, the Accelerated College and Career Transition Program (AC2T) can help you earn a high school diploma.

* Approved by the University of California to satisfy UC subject requirements for freshman admission


academic reading skills (determining point of view, analyzing arguments, evaluating evidence)
academic writing skills (structuring essays, developing arguments, citing evidence)
academic math skills (Algebra 1, Geometry)
academic habits of mind
test-taking skills
and much more!


Our ASE students…
prepare for a high school equivalency test (HiSET®, GED®, TASC®)
earn high school diplomas
make up missing high school credits
prepare for college
prepare for career training
prepare for employment

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