Two Great Tuition-Free Schooling Options in Michigan

Michigan Connections Academy and Great Lakes Cyber Academy are tuition-free online public schools available for students statewide!

Connections Academy students in Michigan learn from home, or wherever there is an Internet connection. Either school is a great homeschool alternative, because students interact with experienced online teachers who are dedicated to helping them succeed and achieve their full potential.

Both schools in Michigan provide:

  • Michigan-certified online teachers
  • A personalized learning approach to fit each student’s needs
  • An award-winning curriculum with high-quality courses, electives, and gifted and talented, honors, and AP courses
  • Career Technical Education courses that combine both college preparation and real-world workforce skills development into one customized education program.
  • 1 laptop computer per household
  • A wide-range of virtual clubs and activities, and local field trips
  • Interactive virtual classrooms, multimedia instructional tools, and high-quality resources
  • School office in Okemos, but open to students statewide

  • Grades K–12
  • Elementary Gifted and Talented program
  • Authorized by Ferris State University Charter Schools Office

  • Grades 6-12 (Middle School starting 2016-17)
  • 3 flexible pacing options for graduation (High School)
  • Courses offered throughout the year – during the fall, spring, and summer (High School).
  • Authorized by Central Michigan University