Take online classes without leaving your school

You can enroll in online courses at MVS and stay connected to your extracurricular activities and your friends at school. We offer seven world languages and 22 AP courses, and hundreds of other ELA, math, science, social studies and elective courses.

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Middle School

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High School

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AP Courses

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Partnering with your school to bring you more choices

MVS online courses feature streaming audio and video, computer animations, discussion boards and more. Are you interested in learning Chinese? We have it. How about earning credit for taking “Mathematics of Baseball”? We’ve got that too. We’re open all year and with more than 200 courses you’re sure to find a course or two that’ll fit your schedule.

Courses for high school and middle school students

Our challenging MVS Plus courses for high school students are offered during the regular school year (semester and trimester) and in the summer. Take Advanced Placement courses during the school year as semester length courses.

Middle school MVS Plus courses are in the semester format. There are limited middle school courses available in the summer, including Math Tracks, Science Tracks and Algebra 1 – Testing Out.

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Courses exceed state and national standards

Realizing the need to assist schools that may not have the time nor resources to adequately align their curriculum to the latest standards and benchmarks, Michigan Virtual School courses are thoroughly aligned to the Common Core State Standards where applicable and to the Michigan Merit Curriculum in those disciplines where the Standards have yet to be defined.

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Student Guide to Online Learning

The Student Guide to Online Learning is for middle and high school students who are interested in taking courses online. Most of the content comes from teachers, mentors and students who have personal experience with online teaching and learning. In this guide, you'll find:
  • Questions to help you decide if online learning is right for you,
  • Characteristics of successful online learners,
  • Suggestions for how to prepare for learning online and
  • Comments and advice from students about their experience with virtual classes.

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Interested in online learning?

You are eligible to take up to two online courses a semester.

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“Why should I take an online course through MVS?”

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What Parents Are Saying

“I'd like to compliment MVS on the wonderful educational experience it is giving my son." -Anonymous Parent, Ann Arbor, MI

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Course Catalog

Our catalog contains courses for middle school and high school students, including World Languages and AP.

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Students in Michigan are automatically eligible to take two free classes per academic term at no cost to parents. 

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