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Required Secondary School Units
(minimum course requirements)*

English (emphasizing grammar, composition, and literature)

4

Foreign Language (two units of one foreign language)

2

Mathematics (Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, one advanced course beyond Algebra II**)

4

Science (including at least 1 unit in life or biological science, at least 1 unit in physical science, at least 1 laboratory course)

3

Social Science (1 unit in US history; 1 unit in history, economics, sociology, or civics)

2

Total required units

15

 

*These required units vary per high school graduation year. Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions for details.

**Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions for an approved list of courses that satisfy the fourth mathematics requirement.