Advanced Studies Diploma Requirements

per Virginia Department of Education

Advanced Studies Diploma Course Requirements (8 VAC 20-131-50.C)
Discipline Area Standard Credits: effective with first-time ninth graders in 2003-2004 through 2010-2011 Standard Credits: effective with first-time ninth graders in 2011-2012 and beyond Verified Credits – effective with ninth graders in 2000-2001 and beyond
English 4 4 2
Mathematics 4 4 2
Laboratory Science 4 4 2
History & Social Sciences 4 4 2
Foreign Languages 3 3
Health & Physical Education 2 2
Fine Arts or Career & Technical Education 1 1
Economics and Personal Finance 1
Electives 2 3
Student Selected Test 1
Total 24 26 9