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Credential Requirement

The requirements within a credential requirement set that must be met for the student to achieve the credential.

CodeNameDescriptionEffective School Years
100Credits-81105100 Credits Awarded100 or more credits are required.All School Years
100Credits-81190100 Credits Awarded100 or more credits are required.All School Years
100Credits-81595100 Credits Awarded100 or more credits are required.All School Years
100Credits-81653100 Credits Awarded100 or more credits are required.All School Years
10CreditsAdditional-81110Additional 30 Level Course(s)10 credits in eligible additional 30 level courses are required.All School Years
10CreditsAdditional-81115Additional Credit10 credits in any combination of eligible courses are required.All School Years
5CreditsAdditional-81170Additional 30 Level Course(s)5 credits in eligible additional 30 level courses are required.All School Years
5CreditsAdditional-81720Additional 30 Level Course(s)5 credits in eligible additional 30 level courses are required.All School Years
60HighSchoolCredits-8159060 Credits in High School60 or more credits are required.All School Years
80Credits-8146080 Credits Awarded80 or more credits are required.All School Years
AcademicActivity2010-2018-81480Academic Activity in 2010-2018Student was academically active in at least one school year starting in 2010 through to 2018 (inclusive).All School Years
AcademicActivityPost2018-81485Academic Activity Post 2018Student has academic activity in the 2018/2019 school year or after.All School Years
AchievedLessThan35Credits-81320Achieved Less Than 35 CreditsCannot achieve more than 35 credits.All School Years
CALM-81160Career And Life Management3 credits in Career and Life Management are required.All School Years
CannotAchieveHSCred-81310Cannot Achieve Other High School CredentialsMust not be able to achieve any other Alberta high school credentials due to significant cognitive disabilities.All School Years
CodedWithExceptions-81315Coded With ExceptionsMust be coded with one of the following exception codes 41, 43, 44 or 52 during the nomination school year.All School Years
CreditAdditional-81465Additional Credit5 credits in 30 level occupational courses and 5 credits in 30 level practicum courses or 5 credits in RAP courses are required.All School Years
English-8113030 Level English Language ArtsCredit in a 30 level English Language Arts course is required.All School Years
English-8113530 Level English Language ArtsCredit in a 30 level English is required as part of the Francophone alternative of the Alberta High School Diploma.All School Years
English-81410English Language Arts 20-2 or 30-4Credit in English 20-2 or 30-4 is required.All School Years
English-81415English Language Arts 20-2 or 30-4Credit in English 20-2 or 30-4 is required.All School Years
English-8170530 Level English Language Arts5 credits in a 30 Level English Language Arts course is required.All School Years
EnglishFrancophone-81420English Language Arts 20-2 or 30-4Credit in English 20-2 or 30-4 is required as part of the Francophone alternative of the Certificate of High School Achievement.All School Years
EnglishFrancophone-81425English Language Arts 20-2 or 30-4Credit in English 20-2 or 30-4 is required as part of the Francophone alternative of the Certificate of High School Achievement.All School Years
EnrolledInGrade12-81325Student Is Enrolled In Grade 12Must be enrolled in grade 12 during the nomination school year.All School Years
ExamTakenInAlberta-81570Exam Taken In AlbertaMust pass at least one General Educational Development exam in Alberta.All School Years
Francais-8114030 Level FrançaisCredit in a 30 level Français course is required.All School Years
Francais-81490Francais 20-2 or 30-4Credit in Français 20-2 or 30-4 are required.All School Years
FrancophoneEnrolmentExists-81175Francophone Enrolment ExistsA school enrolment in a high school within a Francophone authority is required.All School Years
GEDOfficialMarkExists-81580GED Official Mark ExistsMust have at least one General Education Development official mark.All School Years
GrantCode500-81345Grant Code 500Must have school enrolment with Grant Code 500 during the nomination school year.All School Years
HasAlbertaSchoolMark-81180Has Alberta School MarkAt least 5 credits in eligible courses through an Alberta accredited institution are required.All School Years
HasOneIOP-81657Has one Integrated Occupational Program course.At least one academic Integrated Occupational Program course is required.All School Years
HasOneKAE-81470Minimum of one Knowledge and Employability CourseAt least one academic Knowledge and Employability course is required.All School Years
HasSeniorHighYear-81165Has Senior High YearAt least one official mark and one high school enrolment are required.All School Years
IPPGoalsAndObjectives-81330Worked Towards IPP Goals And ObjectivesMust have worked towards goals and objectives of an Individualized Program Plan that is consistent with Alberta Education requirements.All School Years
IsKAEStudent-81475Student is a Knowledge and Employability StudentThe Student is a Knowledge and Employability Student.All School Years
LAReading-81540Language Arts ReadingMust have passed the Language Arts Reading exam.All School Years
LastEnrolledPost2016-81357Last school enrolment after 2016 School YearThe student's last school enrolment was after the 2016 school year.All School Years
LastEnrolledPre2017-81356Last school enrolment Prior to the 2017 School YeaThe student's last school enrolment was prior to the 2017 school year.All School Years
LAWriting-81510Language Arts WritingMust have passed the Language Arts Writing exam.All School Years
ManuallyAssessed-81615Manually AssessedAchievements must be manually assessed and must meet the requirements of the Advanced High School Diploma with Excellence.All School Years
ManuallyAssessed-81640Manually AssessedAchievements must be manually assessed and must meet the requirements of the Alberta High School Diploma prior to 2010.All School Years
ManuallyAssessed-81650Manually AssessedAchievements must be manually assessed and must meet the requirements of the Certificate of High School Achievement prior to 2010.All School Years
ManuallyAssessed-81660Manually AssessedAchievements must be manually assessed and must meet the requirements of the Certificate of Achievement.All School Years
ManuallyAssessed-81680Manually AssessedAchievements must be manually assessed and must meet the requirements of the General High School Diploma.All School Years
ManuallyAssessed-81690Manually AssessedAchievements must be manually assessed and must meet the requirements of the Advanced High School Diploma.All School Years
Mathematics-8112020 Level MathematicsCredit in a 20 level Mathematics course is required.All School Years
Mathematics-81440Mathematics 10-3 or 20-4Credit in Mathematics 10-3 or 20-4 is required.All School Years
Mathematics-81445Mathematics 10-3 or 20-4Credit in Mathematics 10-3 or 20-4 is required.All School Years
Mathematics-81550MathematicsMust have passed the Mathematics exam.All School Years
Mathematics-81710Mathematics - 5 Credits5 credits in a Mathematics course is required.All School Years
MinisterAwarded-81800Minister AwardedThe minister has approved the awarding of an Honorary High School Diploma to the student.All School Years
NoHigherOrderCredential-81663No Higher Order or Equivalent CredentialMust not have been previously awarded a higher order or equivalent credential.All School Years
NoHigherOrderCredential-81664No Higher Order or Equivalent CredentialMust not have been previously awarded a higher order or equivalent credential.All School Years
NoHigherOrderCredential-81665No Higher Order or Equivalent CredentialMust not have been previously awarded a higher order or equivalent credential.All School Years
NoHigherOrderCredential-81666No Higher Order or Equivalent CredentialMust not have been previously awarded a higher order or equivalent credential.All School Years
NoHigherOrderCredential-81667No Higher Order or Equivalent CredentialMust not have been previously awarded a higher order or equivalent credential.All School Years
NoHigherOrderCredential-81668No Higher Order or Equivalent CredentialMust not have been previously awarded a higher order or equivalent credential.All School Years
NominatedInLastSchoolYear-81335Nomination Submitted In Last School YearThe nomination school year must be the student's last year of school programming.All School Years
NominationConfirmation-81340Nomination ConfirmedThe Principal or Assistant Principal of the school must confirm that the information contained in the nomination request is correct.All School Years
PhysicalEducation-8115510 Level Physical Education3 credits in Physical Education 10 are required.All School Years
Science-8112520 Level ScienceCredit in a 20 level Science course is required.All School Years
Science-81450Science 14 or 20-4Credit in Science 14 or 20-4 is required.All School Years
Science-81455Science 14 or 20-4Credit in Science 14 or 20-4 is required.All School Years
Science-81530ScienceMust have passed the Science exam.All School Years
Science-81715Science - 3 Credits3 credits in a Science course is required.All School Years
SeniorHighSchoolPost2010-81185Senior High School Year activity in or after 2010Student must have high school activity in the 2010 school year or after.All School Years
SeniorHighSchoolPre1995-81630Senior High School Year Prior to 1995First year of high school must be prior to 1995.All School Years
SeniorHighSchoolPre2008-81637Senior High School Year Prior to 2008First year of high school must be prior to 2008.All School Years
SeniorHighSchoolPre2010-81643Senior High School Year Prior to 2010The student's first year of senior high school is prior to 2010.All School Years
SingleExamSeries-81560Single Exam SeriesMust take all General Educational Development exams within the same series.All School Years
SocialStudies-8115030 Level Social StudiesCredit in a 30 level Social Studies course is required.All School Years
SocialStudies-81430Social Studies 10-2 or 20-4Credit in Social Studies 10-2 or 20-4 is required.All School Years
SocialStudies-81435Social Studies 10-2 or 20-4Credit in Social Studies 10-2 or 20-4 is required.All School Years
SocialStudies-81520Social StudiesMust have passed the Social Studies exam.All School Years
StudentIsEnrolledAtNominatingSchool-81305Student is Enrolled at Nominating SchoolThe student being nominated has a valid school enrolment at the nominating school prior to the nomination date.All School Years
StudentIsNominated-81350Student Is NominatedMust be nominated by the Principal or Assistant Principal of their school.All School Years
StudentRequested-81700Student Requested Credential AssessmentAssessment for this credential must be explicitly requested.All School Years
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