Advanced Diploma Programs

Advanced Placement International Diploma

The Advanced Placement International Diploma (APID) (click here to view APID criteria) is a globally recognized certificate for students with an international outlook. The APID challenges a student to display exceptional achievement on AP exams across several disciplines.

Universities worldwide utilize the APID in admissions but it is not a substitute for a high school diploma.  Rather, it provides additional certification of outstanding academic excellence.

To earn an APID, a student attending school within the United States must indicate on at least one AP Exam answer sheet that the results should be sent to a university outside the United States.

Study Area Concentration Diploma

The Study Area Concentration (SAC) diploma program has been developed for the student who has already identified a concentrated study area of interest that could lead to determining their major field of study in college or future career path. Montverde Academy has developed a comprehensive study plan or curriculum in six major concentrations that charts important college-preparatory courses over the four years of high school beginning with Grade 9 that will lead to a specialized diploma in the following areas:

  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics):
    For those who seek careers in physical sciences such as Chemistry and Physics, Computer Science and Graphics, Architecture, Engineering and fields involving high competency in mathematics.
  • PHS (Pre-Professional Health Sciences:
    For those who are interested in Pre-Med, Pre-Vet and Pre-Dental as well as careers in Wellness, Health or life sciences such as Biology, Anatomy and Ecology.
  • VPA (Visual and Performing Arts):
    For those who wish to showcase their talent, mastery and experience in vocal arts, instrumental music, theater or the visual and creative arts.
  • BFM (Business and Financial Management):
    For those who will enter the business or financial world, want to become a global entrepreneur, financial consultant, business accountant or a corporate executive.
  • GP (Global Perspectives):
    For those who are interested in pursuing careers in Education, Pre-Law, social and public services, government, real estate and journalism
  • COM (Communications)
    For those who want to pursue a career in Broadcast Journalism, Print Journalism, Video Production, Public Relations, Radio Broadcasting, Web Design and Sports Announcing.

For more information on these programs, please download the SAC Program detail brochure.