Completing high school is the first step to getting the skills and background you need to succeed in the real world.
There are lots of ways to get high school credits. Schools across Alberta offer a number of different programs that help students earn high school credits.
Finishing high school is the first step to helping you secure a positive future in post-secondary education or in the workforce.
For most jobs in Alberta, you need a minimum of a high school diploma or a high school equivalency diploma. To be accepted into many post-secondary programs, you need specific high school or high school equivalent courses.
Alberta Education diplomas and certificates certify that the holder has successfully completed a prescribed program of instruction.
A student who is awarded a diploma or certificate from this list is a graduate:
Having a diploma or certificate does not necessarily guarantee admission to a post-secondary institution. Students should check the calendars of post-secondary institutions for admission requirements.
Diplomas and Certificates are issued twice a year: