WONDERING HOW MANY CREDITS YOU NEED TO GRADUATE?

Are you planning to go to college after graduation? Check out the interactive chart below to see the recommended amount of credits you’ll need no matter what path you choose!

General High School

General College Prep

Rigorous College Prep

English

Suggested Credits
4

Composition, American Literature, British Literature, World Literature, Rhetoric, Creative Writing, Speech, Communication, Journalism

Suggested Credits
4

Composition, American Literature, British Literature, World Literature, Rhetoric, creative Writing, Speech, Journalism, Debate; also consider AP courses

Suggested Credits
4+

Composition, American Literature, British Literature, Rhetoric, Creative Writing, Speech, Communication, Journalism, Debate; AP courses strongly recommended

Math

Suggested Credits
3

Algebra 1-2, Geometry, General Math, Consumer Math, Business Math, Accounting

Suggested Credits
4+

Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, AP Calculus

Suggested Credits
4+

Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, AP Calculus, Statistics, Accounting

History

Suggested Credits
2-3

World History, American History, American Government

Suggested Credits
3-4

Essential: World History, American History, American Government.  Also consider: Economics, Geography, Constitutional Law, and AP courses

Suggested Credits
4+

Essential: World History, American History, American Government.  Also consider: Economics, Geography, Sociology, Psychology, Political Science, Constitutional Law, AP courses strongly recommended

Science

Suggested Credits
2-3

Physical science, General Science, Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Suggested Credits
3-4

Physical Science, General Science, Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics.  Consider: AP Courses

Suggested Credits
4+

Physical Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Anatomy, Microbiology.  AP courses are strongly recommended.

Foreign Language

Suggested Credits
2-3

French, Spanish, Latin, German, Russian (2 years same language preferred)

Suggested Credits
2-4

French, Spanish, Latin, German, Russian (2 years same language preferred)

Suggested Credits
3-4

French, Spanish, Latin, German, Russian (2 years same language preferred)

P.E.

Suggested Credits
1-2

Physical Education – Swimming, Soccer, Dance, Basketball, Baseball, Tennis, Martial Arts, Gymnastics, Volleyball, Football and many other choices available

Suggested Credits
1-2

Physical Education – Swimming, Soccer, Dance, Basketball, Baseball, Tennis, Martial Arts, Gymnastics, Volleyball, Football and many other choices available

Suggested Credits
1-2

Physical Education – Swimming, Soccer, Dance, Basketball, Baseball, Tennis, Martial Arts, Gymnastics, Volleyball, Football and many other choices available

Fine Arts

Suggested Credits
1-2

Art, Music, Drama, Photography, and many other options

Suggested Credits
1-2

Art, Music, Drama, Photography, and many other options

Suggested Credits
1-2

Art, Music, Drama, Photography, and many other options

Electives

Suggested Credits
5

Practical Arts, Life Skills, Bible, Computer Skills, and many others

Suggested Credits
5

Practical Arts, Life Skills, Bible, Computer Skills, and many others

Suggested Credits
5

Practical Arts, Life Skills, Bible, Computer Skills, and many others (Proficiency Important)

SCHOOL CONTACT INFORMATION

Physical Address
Christina Green Education Building

7570 N Paseo Del Nor

Tucson, AZ 85704

Mailing Address
1751 W. Placita de Zacatal
Tucson, AZ 85704

Phone
(520) 818-8064
Monday-Wednesday 9am-5pm

Email
office@questforeducationandarts.com

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