TN DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS

 

Requirements for Students In High School

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED: 22

MATH: 4 Credits  
Including Algebra I, II, Geometry and a fourth higher level math course

SCIENCE: 3 Credits
Including Biology, Chemistry or Physics, and a third lab course

ENGLISH: 4 Credits

SOCIAL STUDIES: 3 Credits

PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND WELLNESS: 
1.5 Credits

PERSONAL FINANCE: .5 Credits

FOREIGN LANGUAGE: 2 Credits 
FINE ARTS: 1 Credit
May be waived for students not going to a University to expand and enhance the elective focus

ELECTIVE FOCUS: 3 Credits
Math and Science, Career and Technical Education, Fine Arts, Humanities, Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB)