Connections Academy—An Accredited Online School

 

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Accreditations

Connections Education is accredited by AdvancED, an organization representing 27,000 public and private schools and districts across the United States and in 65 countries worldwide. Many of the Connections Academy schools are accredited by one or more of six regional accrediting organizations for higher education institutions recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the United States Department of Education.

Connections Education

  • Accredited by AdvancED June 2005, June 2010 renewed.

Arizona Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement February 2008, June 2013 renewed.

California Connections Academy @ Ripon

  • Accredited (grades K-12) by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges July 2013.

Capistrano Connections Academy

  • Accredited (grades K–12) by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges May 2009.

Central California Connections Academy

  • Accredited (grades K–12) by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges February 2009.

Commonwealth Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools December 2005.

Colorado Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2008, June 2013 renewed.

Florida Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement February 2009.

Georgia Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2013.

Indiana Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2013.

INSPIRE, the Idaho Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission December 2006.

Iowa Connections Academy

  • The school has successfully completed the accreditation process, hosted their site visit, and received recommendation for accreditation. Final determination by the AdvancED Commission will be released this summer.

Kansas Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2012.

Louisiana Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2013.

MTS Minnesota Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2010.

Nevada Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission December 2009.

Ohio Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement August 2005, June 2010 renewed.

Oklahoma Connections Academy

  • The school has successfully completed the accreditation process, hosted their site visit, and received recommendation for accreditation. Final determination by the AdvancED Commission will be released this summer.

Oregon Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission December 2009.

South Carolina Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2010.

Utah Connections Academy

  • Provisionally accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission December 2011. The school has successfully completed the accreditation process, hosted their site visit, and received recommendation for accreditation. Final determination by the AdvancED Commission will be released this summer.

Wisconsin Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement June 2012.

National Connections Academy

  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement December 2007.
  • Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools May 2008.
  • Provisionally accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission August 2010.

NCAA and University of California Approved

Many Connections Academy core high school courses are approved by the NCAA Eligibility Center. View a list of currently approved courses. Additionally, Connections Academy is a University of California approved online school, and currently has 23 a-g approved courses.