• Oakland Aviation Hight School
  • Oakland Aviation Hight School

Graduation Requirements

Each quarter students can earn up to 3.0 attendance credits in each class. A total of 260 credits are required for graduation. The following lists break the credits down by subject.


ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

Minimum Credits Required for Graduation: 260

Minimum Credits Required of Core Courses by Subject:

  • English: 40
  • Social Studies: 30
  • Math: 40
  • Science: 30
  • World Languages (Spanish): 30
  • Art: 10
  • Advisory: 30
  • Elective: 50 (taken from College of Alameda, or approved independent project)

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Portfolio and Portfolio Exhibitions (must pass final exhibition each year for promotion)
  • Completion of COA courses or internship
  • Application to college

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (UC) COURSE REQUIREMENTS COMPARED TO OAHS COURSE OFFERINGS


Content AreaUC (a-g Coursework)OAHS
History/Social Science2 years required4 years
English4 years required4-6 years
(4 years plus 2 years of English Practicum)
Mathematics3 years required, 4 years recommended4-6 years
(4 years plus 2 years of Math Practicum)
Laboratory Science2 years required, 3 years recommended3 years
(3 required, plus 6 full semesters of Aviation Lab)
Language Other than English2 years required, 3 years recommended3 years required
(3 years required, 5 years offered)
Visual and Performing Arts (VPA)1 year required1 year
(1 year required plus Advisory projects)
College Preparatory Electives1 year required3 years (College of Alameda and independent projects)
(2 years required plus Aviation)
Advisory04 years
Aviation General03 years with FAA certification
Aviation Maintenance Technician03 years with FAA certification
Business03 years