OSSD Requirements


(OSSD) Requirements

An Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) Lays The Foundation For Future Learning And Growth In Any Pathway: Workplace, Apprenticeship, College Or University.


VirtualEd Egypt Grants you access to an Ontario Ministry of Education accredited online private high school. Offering students in Canada and abroad the opportunity to earn an an OSSD entirely online. Students can complete their credits online from anywhere around the world. The OSSD earned is equivalent to an OSSD earned through a publicly funded secondary day school.

The following requirements must be successfully completed in order to obtain an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD):

  1. Successful completion of 30 credits, including 18 compulsory and 12 optional*
  2. 40 hours of community involvement (CIH)
  3. Successful completion of EQAO’s Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) or the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Course (OSSLC)*

Read more about OSSD Requirements here