Texas - Graduation Requirements: English Language Arts

Area: 
English Language Arts
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2012
Summary: 

Texas requires 4 credits of English for graduation.

Body: 

This includes:
-3 credits earned in English 1, 2, and 3;
-a final credit acquired through a variety of courses related to English, including English 4, research and technical writing, creative writing, practical writing, literary genres, business English, journalism, and certain AP courses.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/21/2016