Alaska - Graduation Requirements: Social Studies

Area: 
Social Studies
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2014
Summary: 

As per 4 AAC 06.075, 3 social studies credits are required to graduate.

Body: 

This includes one-half unit of credit in Alaska history or demonstration that the student meets the Alaska history performance standards.

The provisions of this subsection do not apply to a student who (1) transfers into an Alaska public school after the student's second year of high school; or (2) has already successfully completed a high school state history course from another state.

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