UC/CSU "A-G" Requirements

Students must demonstrate proficiency in courses

that meet A-G subject requirements and criteria

(grade of C- or better required):

● "A" -- HISTORY/SOCIAL STUDIES:  Two years, including one year of world history, cultures and historical geography and one year of U.S. history, or one-half year of U.S. history and one-half year of American government or civics.

● "B" -- ENGLISH: Four years of college preparatory English that integrates reading of classic and modern literature, frequent and regular writing, and the practice of listening and speaking.

● "C" -- MATHEMATICS:  Three years of college-preparatory mathematics that include or integrate the topics covered in elementary and advanced algebra and two- and three-dimensional geometry.

● "D" -- LAB SCIENCE: Two years of laboratory science providing fundamental knowledge in at least two of the three disciplines of biology, chemistry, and physics.

● "E" -- LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH: Two years of the same language other than English or equivalent to the second level of high school instruction.

● "F" -- VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS:  One year chosen from dance, music, theater, or the visual arts.

● "G" --COLLEGE PREPARATORY ELECTIVE: One year chosen from the “A-F” courses beyond those used to satisfy the requirements above, or courses that have been approved solely in the elective area.

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