Online AP® and Honors Courses
Is your student looking for an extra challenge?
K12’s curriculum offers several course options for advanced learners.
To enroll in an online Advanced Placement (AP®) or honors course, we recommend that your child:
Successfully complete any prerequisites
Obtain a recommendation from a teacher or school counselor
Have a strong interest in the subject
Online Advanced Placement (AP®) Courses
K12 AP® courses follow curriculum specified by the College Board. They are designed to help prepare students to take the AP® exam in a particular subject. A student's AP® exam score may allow them to receive college credit, as determined by the college.
Online AP® courses include:
- AP® Art History
- AP® Computer Science Principles
- AP® Computer Science A
- AP® English Language and Composition
- AP® English Literature and Composition
- AP® U.S. History
- AP® U.S. Government and Politics*
- AP® Macroeconomics*
- AP® Microeconomics*
- AP® Psychology*
- AP® World History
- AP® Calculus AB
- AP® Statistics
- AP® Biology
- AP® Chemistry
- AP® Environmental Science
- AP® Spanish Language and Culture
- AP® French Language and Culture
*These are one-semester courses.
Online Honors Courses
K12 honors courses demand a high level of independence and self-discipline. Students synthesize and evaluate information and concepts from multiple sources and read texts typically assigned in college-level courses. Students also demonstrate college-level writing in essays that require analysis of primary and secondary sources, responsible use of evidence, and comprehensive citation of sources.
Online honors courses include:
- Honors English 9
- Honors English 10
- Honors American Literature
- Honors British and World Literature
- Honors World History
- Honors Modern World History
- Honors U.S. History
- Honors Modern U.S. History
- Honors Earth Science
- Honors Biology
- Honors Chemistry
- Honors Physics
PLEASE NOTE: Course lists vary by school and are subject to change.