Hawaii - Graduation Requirements: Science

Area: 
Science
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

Hawaii requires 3 credits of science courses to graduate.

Body: 

These include:
-1 credit biology; and,
-2 credits of science basic electives.

To receive an honors diploma, students must complete four credits in science and one credit must be in Biology 1 or equivalent IB Biology; or AP Biology courses.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/07/2016