Mount Sophia’s program is structured to give a standard for attaining a high school diploma for both college-bound and non-college bound students.
|Language Arts/Literature||4 credits||4 credits|
|Mathematics||4 credits (includes Algebra I, Geometry, Financial Literacy & one other math)||4.5 credits (includes Algebra I, II, Geometry + 1 other math & ½ credit Financial Literacy)*|
|Social Studies||4 credits (includes 1 credit each of American & World history, ½ credit each of civics, economics, geography, & 1 elective)||4 credits (includes 1 credit each of American & World history, ½ credit each of civics, economics, geography, & elective)|
|Science||4 credits: biology, chemistry, plus 2 other sciences, 3 must have labs (incl. bio & chem.)||4 credits: biology, chemistry, plus two other sciences, 3 must have labs (incl. bio & chem.)*|
|World Languages||2 credits||2 credits*|
|Career Exp. Vocational Training||3 credits (some may be integrated)||3 credits integrated|
|Technology||1 credit||1 credit|
|Physical Education||1.5 credits||1.5 credits|
|Fine Arts||1 credit||1 credits|
|Bible||1 credit||1 credit|
|Electives||As needed||As needed|
|TOTAL REQUIRED||26 CREDITS||26 CREDITS|
*University of Delaware and some other state universities often have additional requirements – see academic advisor for details.
Service hours – While service is not a graduation requirement, Mount Sophia prefers that all students serve others in some area for at least 25 hours per year.