We’re seeing the beginning of aligned high school and college assets online.
Milken’s impressive education portfolio includes KC Distance Learning (Keystone, Aventa, and iQ) and Sierra Nevada College and Ellis University. Kids that graduate from an iQ high school will gain automatic enrollment into the online colleges.
Connections Academy recently announced a virtual early college high school—students that earn a Connections high school diploma will also be able to earn an associates degree from American Public University in four years (a bachelors degree in six).
Insight, an Apollo sub, as at least 9 statewide virtual schools. Students earn auto-enrollment into Axia College and, in some states, students can earn dual enrollment credits while in high school.
Randy Best launched Epic with ECHS intentions but it looks like they have abandoned dual enrollment.