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Graduation & A-G Requirements

Graduation & A-G Requirements

The Cottonwood School Graduation Requirements

Subject
English 40 credits
History/Social Science

World History (10)
US History (10)
US Government (5)
Economics (5)

30 credits
Mathematics (must include Algebra 1) 30 credits
Laboratory Science

Life Science (10)
Physical Science (20)

30 credits

Visual and Performing Arts / Language Other Than English

10 credits

Physical Education

20 credits
College Preparatory Electives 80 credits
Total Credits Required 230 credits



CSU / UC Admission Requirements

Subject Year(s)
English 4 years
Social Science

US History, 1 year required
World History OR US Government/Economics

2 years
Mathematics

(4 years recommended for UC)
Must include Algebra 1, Geometry, & Algebra 2

3 years
Laboratory Science

(3 years recommended for UC)
(Biology, AP Biology, Physiology, AP Environmental Science, Chemistry, & Physics)

2 years
Visual and Performing Arts 1 year
Language Other Than English

(3 years recommended for UC)

2 years
Electives 1 year