College in High School

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The College in High School (CHS) office offers two outstanding programs that enable high school students to build skills and get a head start on college.

College in High School

Through College in High School (CHS), area high school students earn both high school credit and University of Pittsburgh credit for classes taught in their own high schools. Read More >

Accelerated High School

Accelerated High School (AHS) provides qualified high school juniors and seniors who are at least 16 years of age the opportunity to take University of Pittsburgh courses on Pitt’s campus in Oakland while continuing their high school education.  Read More >

Participating Schools

More than 100 high schools participate in the College in High School program. Check the list to see if your school is among them.


"While students travel many paths on their road to higher education and a generative life, the common theme for our most motivated, talented, and driven students is participation in the University of Pittsburgh’s College in High School Program." - Dr. Mark D. Hogue, Greenville High School Principal