American Collegiate Live— Academy
Start your undergraduate degree—while still in high school.

American Collegiate Live—Academy is an ideal option for current high school students who want to attend university in the US or Canada after they graduate. Students benefit from getting a head start on their undergraduate degree—saving money and time—and earn valuable post-secondary credits upon completion of the program. Students can choose to enroll for one or two semesters, and their study plan will be tailored to their English language proficiency. All courses are taught by US professors over Live, our state-of-the-art digital learning platform.

Academy Students Receive

  • We bring the university to you—state-of-the-art interactive technology means as much direct engagement with professors as in a standard classroom
  • Earn valuable post-secondary course credits recognized at universities throughout the US and Canada
  • A competitive edge in applying to elite destination campuses

*Scholarships and/or priority application review available at select destination campuses – reach out to your American Collegiate Live representative for more details.

I am 10/10 going to recommend all my friends not only [digital learning], but American Collegiate Live specifically as well. I want them to experience how easy and affordable getting education from abroad can be, while also gaining credit scores, which will be super helpful for them in their universities.
Jasir, India, American Collegiate Live

Why Enroll in Academy?

Enrolling in American Collegiate Live—Academy while you are still in high school provides unique benefits and sets you up for success at university.

Strengthen your freshman university application with recognized credits from top-tier, internationally known US universities
Save money and time on your university education by starting your post-secondary studies from home
Learn valuable communication and academic skills and be prepared to succeed at the US post-secondary level

Attend Your Dream School

American Collegiate students have found success at top-ranked institutions across the US – and internationally! View the full list of destinations our American Collegiate students have been accepted to and discover your possibilities!


 

Entry Requirements

Students must meet the minimum academic and English language requirements below to be admitted into American Collegiate Live—Academy. All students will be enrolled in English or ESL coursework based on their track and language proficiency in addition to academic coursework.

GPA ENGLISH LANGUAGE ACADEMIC CREDITS EARNED COST
TRACK 1 2.5 IELTS 6.0 | TOEFL 79 ITEP 4.0 | DET 100 Up to 7 $7,000
TRACK 2 2.5 IELTS 5.5 | TOEFL 68 | ITEP 3.5 | DET 90 4 $6,000
TRACK 3 2.5 IELTS 5.0 | TOEFL 60 | ITEP 3.0 | DET 80 1 $5,000

Curriculum + Coursework

See below for a sample schedule. Please note that the schedule and courses shown below are subject to change. Courses Academy students can expect to take are:

  • English Language
  • The Classics: Poets, Sages and Warriors
  • Introduction to Microeconomics
  • The Nature of Environmental Problems
  • Global Citizenship Course

Track 1

Time in EDT

7.00

7.30

8.00

8.15

8.30

9.00

9.30

10.00

10.30

Fall Semester | Up to 7 academic credits

Track 2

Time in EDT

7.00

7.30

8.00

8.15

8.30

9.00

9.30

10.00

10.30

Fall Semester | 4 academic credits

Track 3

Time in EDT

7.00

7.30

8.00

8.15

8.30

9.00

9.30

10.00

10.30

Fall Semester | 1 academic credit

**Please note that the number of credits that are recognized by your destination university may vary based on university, track and English language proficiency. Course equivalencies based on data published 4/2020. Course equivalencies are subject to change. Please speak with your enrollment counselor to review advanced standing credit policies for your destination university.

Important Dates

  SPRING 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE December 21, 2020
PAYMENT DUE December 28, 2020
PROGRAM START DATE January 19, 2021