Regents' Core Curriculum

The Regents' Core is a curriculum required for admission to NSU for first time freshmen who graduated 2005 - present and have completed no more than 12 hours of college level work at another college/university.

(Effective beginning with the 2011-12 graduating class)

 

4 ENGLISH

-English I

-English II

-English III

-English IV

4 MATH

-Algebra I/Applied Algebra I/Algebra I – Pt. 2

-Geometry/Applied Geometry

-Algebra II

-Financial Math/Math Essentials/Advanced: Pre-Calculus/Advanced:  Functions & Statistics/Pre-Calculus/Calculus/Probability and Statistics/Discrete Math/approved elective

4 SCIENCE

-Biology

-Chemistry

-2 units from: Physical Science/Integrated Science/Physics I/Physics of Technology I/Aerospace Science/Biology II/Chemistry II/Earth Science/Environmental Science/Physics II/Physics of Technology II/Agriscience II/Anatomy and Physiology/approved elective (including approved IBC-related course)

4 SOCIAL STUDIES

-Civics/AP American Government + Free Enterprise (1/2 unit each)

-American History

-World History/World Geography/Western Civilization/AP European History

-World History/World Geography/Western Civilization/AP European History/Law Studies/Psychology/Sociology/Civics (2nd semester, ½ unit)/African American Studies/approved IBC-related course/(Religion I, II, III, IV for nonpublic schools)

2 FOREIGN LANGUAGES

-2 units from same language or 2 speech courses

1 ARTS

-Fine Arts Survey or 1 unit: Art/Dance/Music/Theater Arts/Applied Arts/approved IBC-related course

19 UNITS