Illinois - Graduation Requirements: Social Studies

Area: 
Social Studies
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2012
Summary: 

Illinois requires 2 credits of social studies to graduate.

Body: 

These 2 years must include 1 year of U.S. history or combination of U.S. history and American government and 1 semester civics.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/16/2016