Highly rated online academies include Northstar Academy, Forest Trail Academy, Halstrom Academy and Liberty University Online Academy. Accredited with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Northstar maintains a physical school in Southhaven, Mississippi. This Christian school began operations in 1998.
Founded in 1985, Halstrom Academy is a non-religious school with a number of locations in California. Liberty University Online Academy is a highly rated Christian school that offers online classes. Physically based in Lynchburg, Virginia, Liberty University requires all students to take at least one Bible course to graduate. As of 2015, tuition for Liberty University Online Academy is $495 per course and payment tuition plans are available.