Career Online High School is an online high school diploma and career certification program funded by PCCLD, in partnership with the Colorado State Library and Gale, part of Cengage Learning. Residents of Pueblo County who have completed eighth grade and are 19 years old or older are eligible to apply.
Applicants who successfully complete an online self-assessment and prerequisite course, followed by an in-person interview, will be considered for enrollment.
Once enrolled in the program, Career Online High School pairs each student with an online academic coach, who provides the student with an individual career path, offers ongoing guidance, evaluates performance and connects the student with the resources needed to master the courses. Students will be given up to 18 months to complete the program.
Complete Program Information
Visit the Career Online High School website for more information on the program, including a list of Frequently Asked Questions, to help you decide if this program is right for you.
With COHS, you can earn your career certificate in addition to your high school diploma. Students choose a major from one of the following high-growth, high-demand career fields and complete coursework to develop the skills and knowledge that employers are looking for:
• Certified Protection Officer
• Child Care and Education
• Commercial Driving
• Food and Hospitality
• General Career Preparation
• Homeland Security
• Office Management
• Retail Customer Service
If you’ve decide COHS is a good fit, get started by taking the online Student Self-Assessment.
Please visit our Adult Literacy Program page for more information about additional resources available for adult learners.
For additional questions or information, please contact COHS Program Manager Susanna Johnson using the contact form here or call 719-553-0206.