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The University of Texas at Austin is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The K-16 Education Center is a member of the following professional organizations:

  • International Council for Open and Distance Education
  • American Association for Collegiate Independent Study
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • University Continuing Education Association
  • Sloan (Sloan-C) Consortium
  • United States Distance Learning Association
  • Texas Distance Learning Association
  • Texas Academic Counselor’s Association

K-16 Education Center Services

  • ASKME® High School Courses
  • Courses for High School Credit
    • Credit Toward Your Diploma
    • Credit Toward Your Diploma and Degree (Dual Credit)
  • Credit by Examination and Examination for Acceleration (Grades 1-12)
  • Examination & Proctoring
  • GED High School Equivalency Certificate
  • High-speed Test Scanning
  • Holistic Scoring
  • Institutional Use of K-16 Education Center High School Curriculum
  • Institutional Volume Purchases of K-16 Education Center Instructed Courses
  • Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program
  • Survey Collection and Scanning
  • UT Austin High School Program

Why Choose the K-16 Education Center

  • High-quality, award-winning courses
  • A broad spectrum of courses
  • Courses designed to adapt to your busy schedule
  • Academic credit awarded by a respected institution
  • Emphasis on quality customer service

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