New Jersey - Graduation Requirements: Social Studies

Area: 
Social Studies
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

New Jersey requires 15 credits of social studies for graduation.

Body: 

These requirements include satisfaction of N.J.S.A.18A:35-1 and 2; five credits in world history; and the integration of civics, economics, geography and global content in all course offerings.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/18/2016