Idaho Digital Learning offers both Dual Credit and Advanced Placement courses. The Dual Credit courses are approved through Idaho colleges and universities. The Advanced Placement courses are approved by the College Board. Through these advanced opportunities, students can simultaneously earn both high school credits and undergraduate credits.
The Idaho State Department of Education offers the Fast Forward program in support of Advanced Opportunities. Fast Forward provides state aid for students attending an Idaho public school to use towards Advanced Opportunities in grades 7-12.
Next Steps Idaho
Next Steps Idaho is here to help get every student in the state ready for life beyond high school.
CourseTransfer.idaho.gov helps students navigate transfer of credit across Idaho institutions. This website was developed by Idaho’s public colleges and universities to help students plan the potential transfer of credits they have earned or intend to earn.
GEM (General Education Matriculation) courses are universally accepted across all state institutions in Idaho. Download this list of Idaho Digital Learning courses grouped within GEM categories. Each institution requires a certain amount of credits to be earned in each category, check each institution for specificity.
Idaho Career Information System – CIS
Planning out a path towards advanced opportunities is now available using the Career Information System (CIS). A comprehensive list of high school classes, including Idaho Digital Learning courses, is available. The course planner in CIS allows students to create an action plan to attain the educational achievement and performance levels needed to reach their personal and career goals and meets Idaho State requirements: Administrative code 08.02.03