Academic Core Curriculum

Other courses may be acceptable as substitutes for courses in the core curriculum. Contact the UNO Office of Admissions for more information on acceptable substitute courses.

Effective Fall 2012

Unit(s)

Courses

English (4 units)
1  English I
1 English II
1 English III
1 English IV
Math (4 units)
1 Algebra I or Applied Algebra I or Algebra I-Pt. 2
1 Geometry or Applied Geometry
1 Algebra II
1 Financial Math or Math Essentials or Advanced:Pre-Calculus or Advanced: Functions & Statistics or Pre-Calculus or Calculus or Probability and Statistics or Discrete Math or apprvd. elec.
Science (4 units)
1 Biology
1 Chemistry
2 Physical Science or Integrated Science or Physics I or Physics II or Physics of Technology I or Physics of Technology II or Aerospace Science or Biology II or Chemistry II or Earth Science or Environmental Science or Agriscience II or Anatomy and Physiology or approved elective (including IBC-related course) 
Social Studies (4 units)
1 Civics or AP American Government + Free Enterprise (1/2 units each)
1 American History
1 World History or World Geography or Western Civilization or AP European History
1 World History or World Geography or Western Civilization or AP European History or Law Studies or Psychology or Sociology or Civics (second semester, 1/2 unit) or African American Studies or approved IBC-related course (Religion I, II, III, IV for non public schools)
Foreign Language (2 units)
2 Same language or 2 Speech courses
Arts (1 unit)
1 Fine Arts Survey or 1 unit: Art or Dance or Music or Theatre Arts or Applied Arts or approved IBC-related course
19 Total Core Curriculum Units