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Industry-Relevant Certifications for High School Computer Science

CodeHS Certifications offer high school students the opportunity to validate their mastery of programming skills, giving them a competitive advantage when entering college or the workforce.

Why Offer CodeHS Student Certifications?

Helping set students up for success, certifications provide verification that students have learned industry-relevant skills from our secure, comprehensive exam. Building skill credibility for students and future employers, certifications will also bolster the integrity of a school's computer science program.

Provide Secure Exams with Randomized Questions

Verify Industry-Relevant Computer Science Skills

Add Certifications to Your District CTE Pathway

Build Skill Credibility for College and Future Careers

Student Certification Journey

Since 2012, CodeHS has helped thousands of educators all over the world teach computer science to millions of students.

  1. Complete a CodeHS Course.
  2. Take the CodeHS Practice exam to prepare.
  3. Set an exam date with your teacher.
  4. Pass exam, tell the world!

Exam Details

Format 45 Multiple Choice Questions

Delivery Method Online Timed Exam

Languages and Topics Java, JavaScript, Python, Web Design, Web Development, Cybersecurity

Time 90 Minutes

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State Approved Certifications

CodeHS Certifications are approved by the following states as programming skills play an important role in preparing students for the future.

Find out if your state approves our certifications

Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education

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Virginia Industry Credentials

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South Carolina Credentials

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Texas Credentials

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Arkansas Credentials

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