College Prep Certificate

To earn a College Preparatory Studies Certificate, a student must maintain a 3.0 or above GPA in core classes, score above the national average on the ACT or SAT test, and complete a rigorous academic program.  In addition, a student must maintain a 95% attendance.  The following table indicates the number of units a student must complete in each subject area.

 

Subject

 

Communication Arts

4 units

Mathematics  (Algebra I and higher)

4 units

Science

3 units

Social Studies  (Must include American History,

  World History, and American Government)

3 units

Fine Arts

1 unit

Practical Arts

1 unit

Physical Education

1 unit

Personal Finance

.5 unit

Health

.5 unit

General Electives  (3 electives must be Foreign

  Language or other core classes in addition to

  required core classes.)

7 units

TOTAL

25 units