Alabama - Graduation Requirements: Social Studies

Area: 
Social Studies
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

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

Body: 

These 4 credits include:
-World History;
-U.S. History I;
-U.S. History II;
-1/2 credit U.S. Government; and
-a 1/2 credit of Economics.

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