How Many Credits Do I Need to Graduate High School in Wisconsin?
You need 22 credits to graduate high school in Wisconsin.
A year-long (two-semester) course in Wisconsin accounts for 1 credit and a half-year (one-semester) course accounts for 0.5 credits.
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NOTE: Current School District of Waukesha students transferring to eAchieve for their senior year will still need to meet the 25 credit graduation requirement from their face-to-face high school plus the Service Learning requirement. While we do transcribe credits earned at other institutions prior to enrollment at eAchieve, students must earn a minimum of 4 credits at eAchieve to qualify for an eAchieve diploma.
Requirements to Receive Diploma upon Graduation
Signing up for online high school is a great way to get a diploma on your terms. eAchieve Academy has graduated more students than any other Wisconsin virtual high school. Our online high school courses will help you satisfy all graduation requirements.
Planning on College after Online High School? Keep This in Mind
High school is the doorway to higher education for many of eAchieve Academy’s students. If you are planning on applying to college after graduating, it is important to remember both 2- and 4-year colleges/universities generally require the following:
- 17 academic units in English, Math, Science, Social Studies and Foreign Language
- Minimum math requirement is Algebra 2
- Minimum Science requirement is Chemistry
- Some colleges/universities may require 2 years foreign language
eAchieve Academy’s online school counselors are here to help you make the right decisions when choosing your courses. As Wisconsin’s best online high school, we’re committed to seeing you succeed in all of your academic undertakings. Check with an eAchieve Academy counselor to find out more about which high school classes will best prepare you for achieving your post-graduation goals.
Get your High School Diploma and Attend Graduation
eAchieve Academy graduates receive the same diploma through the School District of Waukesha as is issued at the other district high schools. Our students are able to attend the graduation ceremony in-person or watch it streamed live on the web.