Credit Alternatives


BYU Independent Study

Cost (per quarter credit): $87-146
Registration Process: Register through BYU Independent Study
Paper/Online: Online or Paper
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Additional Info:  Original and credit recovery

USTAR Summer Program

Cost (per quarter credit): Free
Registration Process: Click on the picture below
Paper/Online: In person
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Additional Info: USTAR courses are opportunities for students to accelerate and, in some cases, remediate their progress in mathematics and science coursework. Courses taught for a full year are designed to accelerate student progress; those taught by the quarter can be used for credit recovery.There is no charge for Jordan School District students.

To register for  a class long into JPLS by clicking on the USTAR picture.  You must create a user name and password to enter the site.  To find a course click on the Professional Learning tab.  Under the search box, click on advanced search.  You can find a course by course number or section number.  Some courses have limited enrollment.

Valley High Summer School

Cost (per quarter credit): $45 Reg plus $35 per class
Registration Process: See Counselor for referral
Paper/Online: On Location
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Additional Info: Two sessions
Each class is 1 hour
Classes are Mon-Fri Valley’s summer school program is for students needing credit recovery who will be in the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade.

Northridge Learning

Cost (per quarter credit): $50
Registration Process: Register online through Northridge
Paper/Online: Paper
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Additional Info: Original and credit recovery

Utah Student Connect

Cost (per quarter credit): $45
Registration Process: See Counselor
Paper/Online: Online
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Additional Info: Original credit is free during the school year.Credit recovery and summer classes are $45 per quarter credit.Students must register within 10 days of each quarter.

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