University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Olympus High School
4055 S. 2300 E.
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Fax # (801) 646-5402
English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English Language
AP English Literature
English 1-2, H, GT
Intro Writing (Eng 1010)
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, 1-2 H
** Two of the courses must be taken from these.
History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
US Government and Citizenship
US Government and Citizenship, AP
US History, AP
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, 4, AP
Italian 1, 2, 3
Spanish 1, 2, 3, 4, AP
Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Algebra 2, 3- Trig
AP Calculus AB, BC
College Prep Math
Intermediate Algebra H
Pre-Calculus/ Trig H
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 Art History
AP European History
AP Studio Art
AP Theory and Harmony
Art History and Criticism
Contemporary American Social Issues
Geography for Life
Historical Personalities (Philosophy)
Latin American History
Law and Courts
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.