Maryland - Graduation Requirements: Mathematics

Area: 
Mathematics
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2013
Summary: 

Maryland requires 3 credits of math to graduate.

Body: 

This includes:
-1 credit in Algebra;
-1 credit in Geometry; and,
-1 credit in an additional math subject.

Beginning with students entering the 9th grade class of 2014—2015 school year, each student shall enroll in a mathematics course in each year of high school that the student attends, up to a maximum of 4 years of attendance, unless in the 5th or 6th year a mathematics course is needed to meet a graduation requirement.

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