High School Core Requirements
Students must demonstrate successful completion of the following courses at a regionally-accredited high school.*
|English||4 years, emphasizing composition and literature|
|Mathematics||2 years, beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus)|
|Biological and/or physical
|3 years, two of which are required to be taken from the following: chemistry, physics, and biology or human biology (one of the sciences must include a laboratory experience)|
|History||1 year, American history and government. (Processes and structure of democratic governance)|
|Foreign language||First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7 through 12|
*Students who have not completed the high school core course requirements may be admitted on a conditional basis if their Admission Profile meets a higher standard. These students will need to fill the high school course deficiencies within their first 30 semester credits in order to avoid a registration hold.
If you are unable to complete certain subjects because of a disability, please contact the Center for Disability and Access at (801) 581-5020.
For specific questions regarding high school core requirements, please contact the correct Admissions Counselor for your area.