Alabama - Graduation Requirements: Science

Area: 
Science
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

As per Alabama Administrative Code 290-3-1-02(8) and (8)(a), 4 credits of science courses are required to graduate in Alabama.

Body: 

Biology and a physical science are required courses; The third and fourth science credits may be used to meet both the science and CTE course requirement and must be chosen from the Alabama Course of Study: Science or CTE/AP/IB/postsecondary equivalent courses.

Adopting Authority: 
Independent Board
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/14/2016