University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
St. Joseph Catholic High School
1790 Lake St.
Ogden, UT 84401
English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English Language
AP English Literature
English 9, 10, 11, 12
Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
Government US History, 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).
** 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, 4
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.
Art History, AP
Studio Art, AP
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.