Orem High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Orem High School
175 S. 400 E.
Orem, UT 84059
(801) 227-8765


English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
Adolescent Literature
American Fiction
American Heroes
American Literature
College Reading
Creative Writing 1
Creative Writing 2
English 9, 9H, 10, 10H, 11, 11H, 12, AP LIT College Writing
Shakespeare

Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Algebra 1, 2, 2H
AP Calculus AB, BC
Calculus
Geometry
Pre-Calculus, H

History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
Government & Policy
United States Social Studies
US History, H, AP

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, H, AP
**Chemistry, H, AP
**Physics, H, AP
Biological Agricultural Science
Environmental Science AP

** Two of the courses must be taken these.

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

Other: 4 years* from at least two of the following: history, english, mathematics beyond intermediate algebra, laboratory science, foreign language, social science, fine arts.
African History
AP Statistics
Canadian History
China History
Economics
European History, AP
Human Geography
Indian History
Latin American History
Middle East History


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