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Join 1,000+ McDonald’s Employees Who Did It!

Over a thousand restaurant employees have graduated from Career Online High School. Now you can, too.

  • No Cost for Eligible Employees
  • 100% Online Flexibility
  • Transfer Credit Accepted
  • Support from a Dedicated Academic Coach
  • Career Certificate Included

Next Steps:


1. Choose a Career Path and enroll in Part 1: Prerequisite course.

2. Complete Part 1: Prerequisite course within 2 weeks.

3. Once completed, staff contacts you to discuss the next steps.

  • Am I Eligible?

  • About the Program

    Time & Effort

    • Complete your first course within 2 weeks.

    • Take your courses online, on your schedule.

    • Spend at least 8–10 hours a week.

    • Average completion time is 12–14 months.

    Transfer Credit

    Transfer up to 14 of the 18 credits from prior high schools or the GED. We will show you how to request transcripts.


    We will help you succeed with:

    • Personalized academic coaching

    • Academic help from certified instructors

    • Technical support

    • Online career webinars and seminars

    Technical Requirements

    You need access to a computer or tablet, Internet connection, and an email address. See Technology Requirements.

    What Courses Will I Take?

    (Skip any you have transfer credit for):

    • Career Elective Courses (4 credits)
    • English (4 credits)
    • Social Studies & Health (4 credits)
    • Math (3 credits)
    • Science (3 credits)


    Accredited by Cognia/NCA/SACS/NWAC.