Applied Studies Diploma

The Applied Studies Diploma is intended for certain students at the secondary level who have a disability and for whom the Individualized Education Program (IEP) team determines is unable to meet credit requirements for either the standard or advanced studies diploma and has met the goals of their IEP. Eligibility and participation in the Applied Studies Diploma program shall be determined by the student’s IEP team and the student, when appropriate. The school must secure informed written consent of the parent/legal guardian and the student, when appropriate, to change to this diploma program.

For more information, call the ACPS Office of Specialized Instruction at 703-619-8023.