Mature Student High School | Assiniboine Community College

Mature Student High School

Duration/Start: Various dates

Credential: MSHS Diploma

Open the door to a world of exciting careers by upgrading your skills or earning your Mature Student High School Diploma. We have small class sizes and focused one-on-one instructor attention, with a schedule that fits your needs in either our day or evening programs.

Need to finish high school? Need to improve your grades? Missing a prerequisite for post-secondary studies? Been out of school for a long time? Our program is for you!

There is no application fee for Mature Student High School. There are small fees. 

We have two locations to serve you, in Brandon and Dauphin:

  • In Brandon at 725 Rosser Avenue, our next day program intake starts and January 7, 2019.
  • Evening classes are offered in Brandon on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 7 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. The fall semester begins September 4, 2018, ending January 17, 2019. The winter semester begins January 22, 2019, until May 30, 2019.
  • In Dauphin at 520 Whitmore Avenue, classes run on a semester system. The next intake there begins January 7, 2019 and ends May 3, 2019. There is one spring session offered May 6 to May 31, 2019.

Our programs have lots of learning options to meet your needs. Students have the ability to earn dual credits that count for both high school and college credit provided a preset percentage is attained. A personalized education plan is developed for each student based on their skills and future goals.

To enrol in the MSHS program, students must be out of high school 6 months or more.

To graduate with a Mature Student High School (MSHS) diploma:

  • Students must earn a total of eight credits, four of which must be at the Grade 12 level.
  • Grade 12 English and Grade 12 Mathematics are mandatory. 
  • Students must complete 30 credits, including four Physical/Health Education credits.

Credits earned from previously attended institutions may be applied towards graduation requirements. An official transcript is required in order to transfer credits.


Daytime winter schedule for Brandon

Evening winter schedule for Brandon


Take the next Step

The first step is to book an appointment with a student success advisor in Brandon or Dauphin. Our advisor will meet with you and give you information about upgrading and which program option might be best for you, as well as discuss the application and registration process.

To book an appointment, please contact:

Adult Collegiate (Brandon)
204.725.8735 or toll-free 1.800.862.6307 ext 7134


Parkland Campus (Dauphin)

Fast Facts

Duration/Start Various dates

Credential MSHS Diploma

Credits 8.00

Optional Exit Yes

Optional Exit Credits 30

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students No

Study Options
On Campus


students graduated in 2016-17 from our MSHS programs

Why choose Mature Student High School?

Our adult learning programming is a unique learning experience, designed for you as an individual with a flexible, supportive, friendly environment to help you achieve personal, educational and career goals at an affordable cost. We offer:

  • high school diploma;
  • dual credits or credits for post secondary programs;
  • upgrading for post secondary entrance requirements;
  • A personalized education plan developed individually with each student to address his or her specific needs
  • flexible class schedules - day or evening classes
  • Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) is available 

If you already have your high school diploma we also have programming that will suit your needs at a very low cost.