Cognia’s accreditation process includes evaluation of EdOptions Academy’s policies, programs, practices, learning conditions, and cultural context based on a set of rigorous research-based standards and evidence-based criteria. Under the accreditation, Cognia ensures EdOptions Academy students can transfer the credits they earn to other institutions. This accreditation grants EdOptions Academy the unique ability to offer high school credits and diplomas recognized by schools and colleges across the country and around the world.
Cognia is the largest community of education professionals in the world. It is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that conducts rigorous, on-site external reviews of Pre-K-12 schools and school systems to ensure that all learners realize their full potential. Cognia's expertise is grounded in more than a hundred years of work in school accreditation. The goal of Cognia isn’t to certify that schools are good enough, rather, their commitment is to help schools improve.