University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Duchesne High School
P.O. Box 330
Duchesne, UT 84021
English: 4 years*, emphasizing composition and literature.
English 9, 10, 11, 12
Mathematics: 2 years*, beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7
German 1, 2
Spanish 1, 2
History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic governance).
College History—Will count if it is American Government or US History
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).
Physical Earth Science
** Two of the courses must be taken from these.
Other: 4 years*, from at least two of the following: history, english, mathematics beyond intermediate algebra, laboratory science, foreign language, social science, fine arts.
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.