The critical component in validating high school credit is hours of instruction, not necessarily completing a course of study.
The following courses represent the general requirements for the fulfillment of a secondary education (grades 9–12). These units of credit are earned based on the fulfillment of the AHE unit of credit requirement.
|English (must include 2 units of Writing & Grammar and 2 units of Literature)||4 units|
|Science with labs (must include 1 biological science and 2 physical science courses)||3 units|
|Social Studies (must include one unit of U.S. History, one unit of World History, one unit of World Geography, and one half unit each of Economics and American Government)||4 units|
|Physical Education and/or Health||1 unit|
|Computer science and/or Keyboarding||1 unit|
|Electives according to track requirements||3-5 units|