High School Units Program

General Information - High School Units

High School Diploma Program

NOTE: All students must be registered, tested, and have ALL FEES paid in full before attending the first class.

  • Cost: $80 per high school unit All fees must be paid in Cash!
  • Adults 17 years of age or older
  • Complete 24 Carnegie units of specified coursework
  • Courses available in Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Computer Science
  • Variety of electives
  • Each unit requires a minimum of 60 clock hours and successful completion of course requirements
  • Self paced with certified teacher's assistance

South Carolina High School Graduation Requirements

In order to receive a South Carolina High School Diploma, each student must satisfy the following requirements:

Successfully complete 24 Carnegie units of coursework:

  • Language Arts - 4 units
  • Mathematics - 4 units
  • Social Studies - 3 units
  • Science - 3 units
  • Electives - 8 units
  • Computer Science - 1 unit
  • PE - 1 unit
  • Total - 24 units

If you're ready to make an effort to "graduate," Lifelong Learning can help you complete your high school diploma or GED requirement.