Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Alaska

Teach quality computer science to positively impact the next generation in Alaska.

Did You Know?

  • CodeHS Courses are aligned to Alaska Computer Science Standards
  • Alaska has K-12 Computer Science Standards
  • Alaska does not require high schools to offer Computer Science
  • CodeHS Curriculum is free

Alaska Computer Science Stats


  • 115 students in Alaska took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2018 (27 AP CSP A, 88 AP CSP); 25% of exams were taken by females
  • Universities in Alaska did not graduate a single new teacher prepared to teach computer science in 2016
  • There were 25 computer science graduates in 2015
  • Computer programmers and software developers in Alaska have an average salary of $100,376, which is almost double the average state salary at $58,710

Sources: College Board, Code.org, Bureau of Labor Statistics

We've Got Alaska Standards Covered

CodeHS maps all of the standards from Alaska to our courses, offering aligned and engaging curriculum in our 6-12 pathway.

Standards Framework View Alignment
Alaska 6-8 View (75.4%)
Alaska 9-12 View (73.8%)

Praxis Prep Course

This professional development course prepares teachers for the Praxis Computer Science Exam. The CodeHS Praxis Prep Course is 100% aligned to Alaska state standards and covers all of the objectives designated for the exam.

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Alaska Policies & Resources

The Alaska Department of Education adopted K12 Computer Science Standards in June 2019 to help provide a framework for school districts to develop a strong computer science program across the state. Learn about the standards here.

Source: Alaska Department of Education

CodeHS Privacy Policy for Alaska

CodeHS is a member of the Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC) in many states. Your district can sign Exhibit E to execute the agreement for your state.

Explore our Privacy Center to learn more.