Accreditations and Affiliations

Accreditations and Affiliations


Hudson Global Scholars operates fully accredited private schools for grades K-12. Based in the United States, our schools are authorized to offer a U.S. high school diploma and over 300 online courses to students worldwide. We are accredited by or affiliated with the organizations listed below.

Hudson Global Scholars has been awarded Cognia accreditation through its commitment to Cognia’s set of rigorous, research-based performance standards. This accreditation extends to the Hudson Global Scholars network of schools and also includes accreditation by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), the regional accrediting agencies that span the Cognia (formerly AdvancED) global network.

Hudson Global Scholars operates the Global Campus of Providence Country Day School (PCD). PCD has received school accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), as well as from the Association of Independent Schools in New England. These independent U.S. accreditation organizations provide accreditation for international organizations independent schools that meet high standards in enrollment, curriculum, resources, faculty credentials and training, and school governance.

The schools in the Hudson Global Scholars network of schools offer a portfolio of NCAA-approved courses. The National Collegiate Athletic Association supports student athletes at more than 1,200 institutions across North America. The NCAA does not endorse or affiliate with our services. Parents and guardians of prospective student-athletes should ensure that programs follow NCAA bylaws. The NCAA website has the most current and accurate information about NCAA rules and regulations.

Hudson Global Scholars is registered with The College Board (SAT, PSAT/NMSQT and AP), whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity.

We are a global partner of NAFSA, the world’s largest nonprofit association dedicated to international education and exchange.

Catholic Virtual, a Hudson Global Scholars network school is the authorized virtual school partner of OIEC, the International Office of Catholic Education. OIEC represents a network of 210,000 schools with 60 million students. OIEC works closely with the Vatican institutions and represents its school network at international organizations. (UN, UNESCO, and the European Union)