Indiana - Graduation Requirements: Additional Graduation Requirements

Area: 
Additional Graduation Requirements
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2011
Summary: 

Indiana requires 20 "other" credits for graduation.

Body: 

The 20 total credits that are required are:
-2 PE credits;
-1 Health and Wellness credit;
-6 College and Career Pathway courses (Selecting electives in a deliberate manner to take full advantage of college and career exploration and preparation opportunities);
-5 Flex Credit (Flex Credit courses can include additional College and Career Pathway courses, Cooperative Education or Internship courses, DE courses, or additional courses in Language Arts, Social Studies, Mathematics, Science, World Languages, or Fine Arts.); and,
-6 Elective credits (Specifies the minimum number of electives required by the state. High school schedules provide time for many more elective credits during the high school years.)

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/16/2016