SUBJECT AREASTANDARD HIGH SCHOOL 4 YEAR PROGRAMCOLLEGE PREPARATORY 3 YEAR PROGRAMCAREER PREPARATORY 3 YEAR PROGRAM
English4 credits (English I – IV, English through ESOL I –IV)4 credits (English I – IV, English through ESOL I –IV)4 credits (English I – IV, English through ESOL I –IV)
Mathematics4 credits (Algebra I, Geometry, & a course at the Algebra II level or higher)3 credits (Algebra I, Geometry, & a course at the Algebra I level or higher)3 credits (Algebra I, Geometry, & a course at the Algebra I level or higher)
Science3 credits (Earth/ Space Science, Biology, & Chemistry or Physical Science)3 credits (Earth/ Space Science, Biology, & Chemistry or Physical Science)3 credits (Earth/ Space Science, Biology, & Chemistry or Physical Science)
Social Science3 credits (World History, American History, American Government, & Economics)3 credits (World History, American History, American Government, & Economics)3 credits (World History, American History, American Government, & Economics)
Foreign LanguageNot required for graduation, but 2 credits are required for admission to state universities *2 credits in same second language or demonstrated proficiencyNot required
Performing Fine Arts1.0 creditNot requiredNot required
Practical ArtsNot requiredNot requiredNot required
Life Management SkillsNot requiredNot requiredNot required
Physical Education1.0 creditNot requiredNot required
Career Technical Education (CTE)Not requiredNot required3 credits in a single CTE program; or 3 credits in CTE certificate dual enrollment program; or 5 credits in CTE courses
Electives8.0 credits in majors or electives3 credits2 credits, unless 5 credits are earned in the option above
Total24 credits18 credits18 credits
State Assessment RequirementPassing score on grade 10 FCATPassing score on grade 10 FCATPassing score on grade 10 FCAT
Grade Point Average (GPA) RequirementEarn a cumulative GPA 2.0 on a 4.0 scaleEarn a cumulative GPA 3.5 on a 4.0 scaleEarn a cumulative GPA 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

*required to qualify for Bight Futures Scholarship