New York - Graduation Requirements: Science

Area: 
Science
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2014
Summary: 

New York requires 3 credits of science courses to graduate.

Body: 

Students may meet the learning standards in technology either in a course in technology education or through an integrated course combining technology with mathematics and/or science. A commencement-level course in technology education may be used as the third unit of credit in science or mathematics, but not both; and take one science Regent exam to receive Regent Diploma; or take two science exams to receive Advanced Designation Regent Diploma.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/18/2016