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VLACS offers flexibility and convenience through a 100% online, competency-based curriculum. This means that students are able to complete their coursework from anywhere with internet access, and at a pace that best suits their learning style.

While other programs offer access to content and various degrees of instructor contact, VLACS is the only online program offering direct instructor contact throughout to help personalize your experience.

In addition to offering affordable tuition and a dedicated staff of certified teachers, VLACS ’s Adult Ed program gives you the ability to:

  • Finish high school. Ready to earn your high school diploma? We can help you meet your goal!
  • Prepare for college or work. Heading to college or seeking advancement at work? We can help.
  • Learn for a lifetime. Learn something for fun, develop new skills, learn a second language. It’s all possible at VLACS Adult Ed!
  • Enroll any time. VLACS’ rolling enrollment allows you to register any day and start learning at any time.
  • Affordable education. Learn about our tuition options and how we can help you.


Enroll Now in a Course or Project

At VLACS, our goal is to get you learning as quickly as possible. To enroll in Adult Education courses and projects, follow our simple enrollment process.


Step 1: Choose a Subject Area

View our offerings in the Learning Catalog.


Step 2: Enroll in a Course or Project

Choose your desired course from the learning catalog and click the enroll link in the course description. Click here for step-by-step instructions.


Step 3: Purchase your Course Subscription and Start Learning

Once your payment goes through, you can hit the “Go to Course” button and start learning.

Please complete the "Before Starting Course" module to unlock the content in the rest of the course. Feel free to book a welcome call with your instructor using the instructor's booking link located on the home tab of your Canvas course page.


Apply Now for the Diploma Program


Step 1: Apply Online

Click Here to Apply Online: Adult Education Diploma Program Application


Step 2: Request Transcripts

Contact all high schools that you have attended and request that transcripts be mailed directly to the VLACS office:

Adult Education
Virtual Learning Academy Charter School
P.O. Box 1050
Exeter, NH 03833


Step 3: Diploma Program Fees

You may pay the $50 Application Fee online or by check or money order to the VLACS office address. Please note, do not send cash through the mail.


Step 4: Admissions Meeting

Once your application has been submitted you will receive an email confirmation and steps to schedule your Admissions Meeting.

During your Admissions Meeting, you will have an online meeting with your Advisor. In this meeting you and your Advisor will:


See how our Adult Education program compares to some of the other online options.

Subjects Credits
Art 0.5
ICT 0.5
English 4.0
Math (including Alg I and .5 credit in geometry or equivalent) 3.0
Physical sciences 1.0
Biological sciences 1.0
U.S. and N.H. history 1.0
U.S. and N.H. government/civics 0.5
Economics 0.5
World history, global studies, or geography 0.5
Health 0.5
Physical education 1.0
Elective 6.0
Total 20.0

Browse the learning catalog

VLACS offers a wide variety of subjects, from traditional math and science studies to special interests like photography and walking fitness. Take a look for yourself!