University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Waterford High School
1480 E. 9400 S.
Sandy, UT 84093
English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
19th Century American Romanticism
Bible as Literature
Colonial/Early American Literature
Ethnic American Literature
National American Literature
The American Novel
Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Calculus AB, BC
Functions, Stats, Trig
Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7
German H, Pre-AP, AP, Lit
AP American History
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, AP, H
**Physics, AP, H
Topics in Biology and Physics
** Two of the courses must come 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.
European History AP
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.