Ensign Peak Academy is accredited through Cognia.
Accrediting agencies ensure that school operations and academic practices meet acceptable levels of quality.
Cognia offers accreditation and certification, assessment, professional learning, and improvement solutions to institutions and other education providers. As a global nonprofit working in over 80 countries, Cognia serves 36,000 institutions, nearly 25 million students, and five million educators every day.
Cognia is the parent organization for the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).
Note that the BYUs only accepts high school or college transcripts completed through an accredited institution. Cognia is one of the accrediting agencies accepted by BYU. Thus, the BYUs accepts Ensign Peak Academy diplomas and transcripts. See: https://admissions.byu.edu/accreditation
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Ensign Peak Academy has been granted eligibility as a high school by NCAA. Specific requirements must be met for graduation. Please let our our director know if you wish to meet those requirements and you will be advised accordingly.