FKCP III School /College Requirements
(a minimum of 270 high school credits are required)


AREA 

SUBJECT

FKCP III H.S.

California State University (CSU)

University of California (UC)

A.

SOCIAL STUDIES

3 YEARS (30 credits): Including one year of World History, cultures, and historical geography and one year of U.S. History or one-half year of U.S. History and one-half year of civics or American Government.
Government/Economics

2 YEARS: Including one year of World History, cultures, and historical geography and one-half year of U.S. History or one-half year of civics or American Government.

2 YEARS:  Including one year of World History, cultures, and historical geography and one-half year of U.S. History or one-half year of civics or American Government. 
(honors/AP recommended)

B.

ENGLISH

4 YEARS (40 credits)

4 YEARS

4 YEARS  (honors/AP recommended) 

C.

MATH

3 YEARS (30 credits): Three years of college preparatory mathematics that include the topics covered in elementary and advanced algebra along with two and three dimensional geometry.

3 YEARS:Three years of college preparatory mathematics that include the topics covered in elementary and advanced algebra along with two and three dimensional geometry.

3 YEARS: (4 years recommended)  Three years of college preparatory mathematics that include the topics covered in elementary and advanced algebra along with two and three dimensional geometry. 
(honors/AP recommended)

D.

SCIENCE

2 YEARS (20 credits): Two years of laboratory science providing fundamental knowledge in at least two of the following disciplines: biology, chemistry, and physics.

2 YEARS LAB SCIENCE: Two years of laboratory science providing fundamental knowledge in at least two of the following disciplines: biology, chemistry, and physics.

2 YEARS LAB SCIENCE:
(3 years recommended)  Two years of laboratory science providing fundamental knowledge in at least two of the following disciplines: biology, chemistry, and physics.
(honors/AP recommended)

E.

FOREIGN LANGUAGE

2 YEARS (20 credits): (same language)

 

2 YEARS: (same language) American Sign Language is applicable
 

2 YEARS: 
 (3 years recommended) 
 (same language)
American Sign Language is applicable

F.

VISUAL / PERFORMING ARTS

1 YEAR (10 credits)

1 YEAR: dance, drama or theatre, music or visual art

G.

COLLEGE PREP ELECTIVES

1 YEAR (10 credits)
One year (two semesters), chosen from additional “a-f” courses beyond those used to satisfy the requirements above, or courses that have been approved solely for the use as “g” electives.

1 YEAR: One year (two semesters), chosen from additional “a-f” courses beyond those used to satisfy the requirements above, or courses that have been approved solely for the use as “g” electives.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

2 YEARS (20 credits)

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only

HEALTH

1 QUARTERS (5 credits)

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only

COMPUTER SCIENCE

1 YEAR (10 credits)

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only

ELECTIVES

65 Credits
(beginning with the class of 2010)

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only

BIBLE

4 YEARS (40 credits) (beginning with class of 2013) 

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only

SENIOR WRITING COURSE

2 QUARTERS (10 credits)

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only

Community Service Hours

100 hours by the end of the 3rd qtr of the senior year

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only Community Service Hours are supplements to transcripts

H.S. Graduation Requirement Only Community Service Hours are supplements to transcripts

TESTS

PSAT  (junior year)

SAT I  or ACT, ELM, EPT

SAT I and SAT II (Essay) and  ACT

Total Credits:

270 (bible counts as 5 credit hours for class of 2010)