Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Alabama

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

Did You Know?

  • CodeHS Courses are aligned to Alabama Computer Science Standards
  • Alabama has K-12 Computer Science Standards
  • Alabama requires high schools to offer Computer Science
  • CodeHS Curriculum is free

Alabama Computer Science Stats


  • 2,017 students in Alabama took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2018 (410 AP CS A, 1,607 AP CSP); 32% of exams were taken by females.
  • Universities in Alabama did not graduate a single new teacher prepared to teach computer science in 2016.
  • There were 503 computer science graduates in 2015.
  • Computer programmers and software developers in Alabama have an average salary of $96,615, which is higher than the overall average state salary at $43,790.

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

We've Got Alabama Standards Covered

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

Standards Framework View Alignment
Alabama 6 View (77.8%)
Alabama 7 View (77.8%)
Alabama 8 View (71.4%)
Alabama 9-12 View (71.7%)

Praxis Prep Course

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

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Alabama Policies & Resources

In March 2018, Alabama became an early adopter in establishing a statewide digital learning and computer science standards framework.

The Alabama State Board of Education adopted K-12 computer education standards in the areas of Digital Literacy and Computer Science (DLCS).

Source: Alabama Department of Education


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CodeHS Privacy Policy for Alabama

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.