Freshman Prerequisites

Freshmen application information can be found on the Undergraduate Admissions webpage here.

Successful candidates complete the following minimal program in high school (each unit is equivalent to one academic year of study):

  • English: 4 units
  • Mathematics (college preparatory): 3 units Note: Nursing applicants must complete three years of college preparatory mathematics to be viable candidates
  • Social studies: 3 units
  • Laboratory science: 2 units Note: Nursing applicants must complete a full year each of laboratory biology and laboratory chemistry
  • Foreign language: 2 units
  • Additional academic units from above disciplines: 2 units

Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate

Have questions regarding advanced placement or international baccalaureate credit? Please see the policies section.