1. GMCHS students must fulfill GUHSD requirements for graduation (some through college coursework).
  2. GMCHS students  are expected to complete the UC "a-g" college admissions requirements.
  3. GMCHS students are required to develop a four-year plan with educational and career goals that include core curriculum and career pathway electives.
  4. Students must successfully complete a Career Pathways Internship of at least 70 hours each semester.
  5. Seniors must present a culminating senior project.

Grossmont Middle College High School

Graduation Requirements & College Admissions Requirements

 

SUBJECT AREA

High School

 Credits

College Admissions

Credits

 1

"A" Social Science

35

20

1

"B" English

40

40

2

"C" Mathematics

30

30

(40 recommended)

3

"D" Science (Physical, Life)

20

20

(30 recommended)

4

"E" World Language and/or

 

20

(30 recommended)

 

"F" Visual or Performing Arts

10

10

"G" Other Electives

40

10

5

Physical Education

20

0

6

Post Secondary Plan

0

0

7

Tech Foundations

5

0

8

Internship

20

0

9

Senior Project

0

0

10

High School Exit Exam

0

0

11

TOTAL CREDITS

220

1.

Includes English and Social Science at each grade level: 9th English and Geography; 10th English and World History; 11th English and U.S. History; 12th English and American Government/ Economics.

2.

Includes minimum competency in Algebra plus one class after Algebra; minimum of Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II (or equivalent). Four years recommended for 4-year college admissions.

3.

Includes one life and one physical science with labs. Three years recommended for 4-year college admissions.

4.

10 credits in one area required for high school graduation. Minimum of 20 credits of World Language and 10 credits of Visual/Performing Arts required for 4-year college admissions. Three years of world language recommended for 4-year college admissions.

5.

Includes 9th grade Physical Education plus 2 elective P.E. courses or sports in 10th and/or 11th grade.

6.

Career Plan met through College Prep completion Junior year.

7.

Met with completion of approved computer class or proven competency.

8.

Requires career pathway internship of 70 hours per semester.

9.

Check-off graduation requirement: Power point presentation.

10.

Check-off graduation requirement: Language Arts and Math test.