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Graduation Requirements

High School Graduation Requirements

University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) Subject Requirements


AUSD Graduation Requirements

Alhambra Unified School District

Graduation Requirements VS. UC/CSU A-G Requirements


San Gabriel High School


A- Social Science

30 Credits

World History (10)

US History (10)

American Gov & Econ (10)

2 Years required

World History

US History or

½ US History and Am Gov’t

B- English

40 Credits

4 Years required

C- Mathematics

30 Credits

Integrated Math I (or equivalent)

Integrated Math II ( or equivalent)

An additional year of math

3 Years required

(4 years recommended)

Integrated Math I, II, III (or equivalent)

D- Science

20 Credits

1 Year of Life Science

1 Year of Physical Science

2 Years required

(3 years recommended)

Biology, Chemistry or Physics, Interdisciplinary

E- Language Other Than English (LOTE)

F- Fine Arts

10 Credits

Foreign Language


Visual Art

Language other than English

2 years required (of the same language)

(3 years recommended)    AND

Visual & Performing Arts

1 Year required

G- Elective

60 Credits

(10 Credits GFSF required for Class of 2021)

College Prep. Elective

1 year required

Physical Education (PE)

20 Credits

Not applicable

Credits Needed to Graduate

210 Credits - Class of 2018-2020

220 Credits Starting class of 2021

Refer to “Graduation Progress” in Powerschool

Special Note: See UC A-G Course List for

updated courses:

College requires a grade of “C” or higher.

Refer to “A-G Progress” in Powerschool