High School Curriculum and College Admissions Requirements

Graduation Requirements

Subject Total WSOC Units Earned Total UC & CSU Approved Units Earned at WSOC UC and CSU Requires
History 30 units* 20 units 20 units
English 50 units 42.5 units 40 units
Math 50 units 40 units 30 units
Science 37.5 units 30 units 20 units
Foreign Language (Spanish) 40 units 40 units 20 units
Visual/Performing Arts 65 units 10 units 10 units
Elective 12.5 units 10 units 10 units
Physical Education 20 units 0 units 0 units
Health 20 units 0 units 0 units
Global Studies 7.5 units 0 units 0 units

*10 units = one year

WSOC High School meets, or in some cases exceeds, college admissions requirements for entry. Because students are taught in “blocks” over the course of four years, students may receive more units for a given subject because of the number of times it is introduced.