New York - Graduation Requirements: Social Studies

Area: 
Social Studies
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

New York requires 4 credits of social studies to graduate.

Body: 

These include:
-1 unit in American History;
-0.5 units in Participation; and,
-0.5 units in Government and Economics.

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