Quick Answer: How Many Verified Credits Do You Need For A Standard Diploma?


How many verified credits do you need for an advanced diploma?

To graduate with an Advanced Studies Diploma for students entering the ninth grade for the first time in 2018-2019 and beyond, a student must earn at least 26 standard units of credit and five verified units of credit. Students earn standard credits by successfully completing required and elective courses.

What is a verified credit?

A. “Verified credit” is a term used by government schools that refers to passing end-of-course Standards of Learning (SOL) tests or other assessments approved by the Board of Education.

How many credits are needed for high school graduation?

High School Graduation Requirements

Students must successfully earn a minimum of 22 credits to graduate and also take state tests. Be sure to check your school handbook for updates. The course credits required to graduate include: Language arts: 4 credits.

How many credits do you need to be a senior?

You must earn 11.5 credits to become a Junior and 17.5 credits to become a Senior. If you pass everything during the school year you will have earned 7 credits each year giving you 28 credits. You must have earned at least 24.5 to graduate.