Maryland - Graduation Requirements: Additional Graduation Requirements

Area: 
Additional Graduation Requirements
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2013
Summary: 

Maryland requires additional course for graduation in: fine arts, health, physical education, technology and education, foreign language, and other unspecified electives.

Body: 

Additionally, Maryland requires the following to graduate:
-1 credit of fine arts;
-0.5 credits of physical education;
-0.5 credits of health;
-1 credit of technology and education; and either,
-2 credits in a foreign language or American Sign Language, or 2 credits of advanced technology and 3 credits of unspecified electives, or 4 credits of a state-approved career and technology program and 1 credit of an unspecified elective.

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