Each student must earn a total of 24 prescribed units of credit.
The current requirements are listed below:
|English/Language Arts||4 units|
|Science, one of which must be Biology 1/Biology 1 Honors||3 units|
|US History & Constitution||1 unit|
|US Government||½ unit|
|Other Social Studies||1 unit|
|Physical Education 1* or Junior ROTC 1*||1 unit|
|Computer Science ^||1 unit|
|Foreign Language or Career and Technology Education||1 unit|
|Core Units||17 units|
|Total Units||24 units|
* Only level 1 of Physical Education (PE 1) and level 1 of JROTC meet the SC High School Diploma requirement.
^ The one required unit of Computer Science may be met by successful completion of one of the state-approved Computer Science courses.