University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Kearns High School
5225 Cougar Lane
Kearns, UT 84102
English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
Basic Writing/American Literature
Effective Writing/World Literature
English 1-2, 1-2H, 3-4, 3-4H, 5-6H, 9, 9GT, AP
English Composition CC
Practice English/General Fiction
Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Intermediate Algebra/Sophomore Honors
Pre Calculus, CC
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 1-2, AP
**Chemistry 1-2, H, AP
**Physics 1-2, H, AP
Marine Biology 1
Medical Anatomy and Physiology
Principles of Technology
Wildlife Biology 1, Advanced 2
**Two of the courses must come from these.
History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
American History AP, H
American Studies1, 2
Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7
French 1, 2, 3, 4, AP
German 1, 2, 3
Spanish 1, 2, 3, 4, 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.
Advanced Social Studies
American Institutions/Modern History
AP European History
Comp. World Culture
Economics, AP, H
World Geography Honors
World Studies 1, 2, H
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.