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A-G Requirements


UC and CSU Admission Requirements

a - Social Science

2 years - 1 year of World History and 1 year of U.S. History or
1/2 year of U.S. History and 1/2 year of Civics

b - English

4 years college preparatory English

c - Mathematics

3 years including Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 or higher levels.
(4 years recommended)

d - Science

2 years lab science in two of three areas: Biology, Chemistry, Physics.
(3 years recommended)

e - Foreign Language

2 years of the same foreign language (3 years recommended)

f - Fine Arts/Applied Arts

Visual/Performing Arts
1 year-long course in Art, Drama, or Music

g - Specified Electives

College preparatory electives:
1 year, in addition to those required above, chosen from the following areas: history, English, advanced math, lab science, foreign language, social science, visual arts or performing arts.


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