Minnesota - Graduation Requirements: Science

Area: 
Science
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2014
Summary: 

Minnesota requires 3 credits of science for graduation.

Body: 

This is to include 1 biology credit.

Additionally, students in the graduating class of 2015 and beyond must complete a chemistry, physics, or Career and Technical Education (CTE) credit as part of the 3-credit requirement. (The CTE credit must meet the standards underlying the chemistry or physics credit.)

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