card header iconCSU/UC A-G Requirement

  • History and Social Science (2 years including 1 year of U.S. history or 1 semester of U.S. history and 1 semester of civics or American government AND 1 year of social science)
  • English (4 years of college preparatory English composition and literature)
  • Math (3 years/4 years recommended) including Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, or higher mathematics (take one each year)
  • Laboratory Science (2 years/3 recommended including 1 biological science and 1 physical science)
  • Language Other than English (2 years/3 recommended of the same language
  • Visual and Performing Arts (dance, drama or theater, music, or visual art)
  • College Preparatory Elective (additional year chosen from the University of California A-G list)  see this link for specific classes at NU that meet the A-G requirements.

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