The Basics

You’re on your way to high school, where you’ll start taking college-prep courses. Most colleges and universities require
that you complete a specific number of units to be eligible for admission. The information below represents the Louisiana
Board of Regents’ core curriculum for higher education. Visit to learn more.

Here is the basic list:
[4 units]
[4 units]
[4 units]
Social Studies
[4 units]
Foreign Language
[2 units]
[1 unit]
One Algebra (1 unit) or Applied Algebra I or Algebra I-Part 2 Biology American History One One
Two Geometry or Applied Geometry Chemistry Other Two  
Three Algebra II Other Other      
Four Other Other Other