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High School Graduation Requirements

Standard Diploma Requirements

To receive a diploma from a Nevada high school, students must meet all course and testing requirements. Below are the standard diploma credit requirements for high school students. Please contact your school counselor to discuss a student’s course of study.

Testing Requirements for All Diplomas

Students who wish to graduate with a diploma must take the College and Career Readiness Assessment (ACT w/ writing).

Standard Diploma Credit Requirements
(Class of 2018 through the Class of 2021)
Area of Study Credit(s)
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 2
World History / Geography 1
U.S. History 1
U.S. Government 1
Physical Education 2
Health ½
21st Century Learning ½
Electives 7 ½
Total 22 ½

 

Standard Diploma Credit Requirements
(Classes of 2022 and beyond)
Area of Study Credit(s)
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 2
World History / Geography 1
U.S. History 1
U.S. Government 1
Physical Education 2
Health ½
21st Century Learning ½
College and Career Flex Credit 2
Electives 6
Total 23