FAQ

Information about CTY's Online programs.

Individually Paced online courses
Students can start their Individually Paced (IP) course as soon as two weeks after enrollment (allow two weeks for processing IP course applications) and ...
Fri, Sep 17, 2021 at 10:46 AM
Which online courses are individually paced?
Visit our catalog of individually paced courses to browse CTY’s offerings.   
Thu, Jul 1, 2021 at 3:36 PM
What is a CTY ‘virtual classroom’?
Students in online courses have access to an online virtual classroom where they can interact with their instructors in real time using a common, dynamic, g...
Wed, Feb 5, 2020 at 3:39 PM
How do I get the MENSA discount for a CTY online course?
CTY students who are MENSA members may receive a 10% discount on their CTY tuition. You will need to submit the payment in full when you register for a CTY ...
Mon, Aug 17, 2020 at 4:32 PM
How to pay for a CTY online course
Here’s what you should know about paying for a CTY online course: For all of our programs, a full payment of application fees and either the first payment ...
Fri, Sep 17, 2021 at 3:15 PM
What if I enrolled my child in a course at the wrong level?
Notify us by email within the first two weeks of the course if you believe your child may be enrolled in the wrong level course. The course change will be f...
Wed, Nov 13, 2019 at 2:08 PM
Can my child's CTY online course enrollment be extended?
You can purchase additional enrollment time for a current individually paced course through MyCTY. To do so, log in as a parent. On the left side, select “C...
Thu, Jul 1, 2021 at 2:05 PM
Can students enrolled in an individually paced course take a break?
Students can pause their enrollment in an individually paced course for seven days or longer, up to 365 days cumulatively per course. Any course that has be...
Thu, Jul 1, 2021 at 2:29 PM
How do students qualify for CTY Online Programs?
Students establish eligibility for CTY Online Programs courses based on their grade level and scores they earn on a designated test. Visit CTY’s eligibility...
Thu, Jul 1, 2021 at 2:47 PM
How important is parent/guardian participation when a child is taking an online course?
A parent/guardian or authorized school official must activate a student’s K12 email within 30 days of the course start date. You will receive an email with ...
Fri, Jun 4, 2021 at 3:21 PM