University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Taylorsville High School
5225 S. Redwood Rd.
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English Literature
English 3-4, 3-4H, 5-6, 5-6 H, 7-8 AP English Humanities CC English CC
History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
American Civilization CC
American History AP
American Studies I and II
Government and Political Science AP
Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7
American Sign Language 1, 2
French 1A-1B, 2, 3, 4, 5, AP
German 1A-1B, 2, 3
Spanish 1A-1B, 2, 3, 4, AP, CC
Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Intermediate Algebra H
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).
**Chemistry, H, AP
**Physics, H, AP
Earth Systems (9)
Human Biology H
** 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.
AP European History
History of the American West
Law and the Courts
Social Studies 9 GT
World Geography, I and II
World Studies, I and II World Studies I and II AP Art History
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.