Cyprus High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Cyprus High School
8823 W. 3000 S.
Magna, UT 84044
(801) 250-8600


English: 4 years*, emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English
College Prep English
Creative Writing
English 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
English 1010
English 1H, 2H, 3H, 4H, 5H, 6H
English GT
Humanities/ Effective Writing

History: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7 through 12.
American Studies
AP American History
AP Government

Mathematics: 2 years*, beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus). 
Algebra III/ Trigonometry
AP Calculus
Geometry
Intermediate Algebra
Intermediate Algebra H
Pre-Calculus

Science: 3 years*, two of which are required to be taken from basic core science courses in biology, chemistry or physics (one of the sciences must include a laboratory experience).
**Biology, AP
**Chemistry, H, AP
**Physics
Astronomy (1/2 credit)
Botany (1/2 credit)
Earth Systems
Genetics (1/2 credit)
Human Biology H
Meteorology (1/2 credit)
Zoology (1/2 credit)

** Two of the courses must be taken from these.

Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7 through 12.
French 1, 2, 3
German 1-2, 3-4
Spanish 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, AP

Other: 4 years*, from at least two of the following: history, english, mathematics beyond intermediate algebra, laboratory science, foreign language, social science, fine arts.

Accounting
American Sign Language
AP Art
AP European History
AP Harmony
AP Statistics
Debate
Drawing
Painting
Photography
Pottery
Psychology (1/2 Credit)
Social Studies GT
Sociology (1/2 Credit)
World Studies, H


*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.