West Virginia - Graduation Requirements: Social Studies

Area: 
Social Studies
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2014
Summary: 

West Virginia requires 4 credits of social studies to graduate.

Body: 

This includes:
-World Studies (Grade 9) or an AP® Social Studies course;
-United States Studies (Grade 10) or an AP® Social Studies course;
-Contemporary Studies or an AP® Social Studies course; and,
-Civics for the Next Generation or AP® Government and Politics.

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