As part of our ongoing commitment to engage students and support them in reaching their professional and academic goals, our ed2go division and partner Smart Horizons Career Online Education are teaming up with the Southern African Virtual School to offer the Career Online High School program. This partnership offers the citizens of The Republic of South African the opportunity to earn an online high school diploma. At Cengage Learning, we are thrilled and honored to partner with such an inspiring program!

Career Online High School

Smart Horizons Career Online Education is the world’s very first accredited, private online school district. And this will mark the first of many international partnerships for Career Online High School, an online program established to provide value to students in all global regions, regardless of the structure of the educational system.

Career Online High School enables students to work towards their high school diploma as well as a credentialed career certificate, all in one comprehensive online program. Classes are supported by certified instructors, and students have 24/7 access to the online learning platform. Students can choose to study one of eight high-demand career fields, from child care to certified transportation, before progressing to core academic subjects.

Cultivating International Partnerships

“At ed2go, we believe that education is the ultimate game changer across the globe. In partnership with Smart Horizons and Southern Africa Virtual School, we aim to keep individuals engaged in education and support them in achieving their academic goals in preparation for longer term success in the workforce,” said Ron Stefanski, Chief Business Development Officer at ed2go.

Through Career Online High School, the more than 4 million students in The Republic of South Africa who may have scored low on the Senior Certificate Examination now have an opportunity to continue their education by earning an accredited U.S. high school diploma through Career Online High School as they seek to matriculate into a university training program.

You can show your support by sharing our wonderful news! Learn more by reviewing the full press release on our partnership with Southern African Virtual School and Smart Horizons Career Online Education.