Graduation Requirements

High School Graduation Requirements (Grades 9-12)

Student Classification
The work completed by the beginning of each school year determines the student’s classification. The following classifications are based on a student having attended EFCA for each of his/her high school years.

Freshman         Less than six credits
Sophomore       Six or more credits
Junior               Twelve or more credits
Senior              Seventeen or more credits


Electives (Not all electives are offered each semester)
Photography, Drawing, Art II,  Praise Band, Chorus, Drama, Drivers Education, Financial Peace, Fitness,  Introduction to Computer, Logic, Newspaper, SAT Prep, School Service, Spanish I, Spanish II, Yearbook, Greek History, Physical Education, Health, ESL


Core Classes

Bible: Old Testament, New Testament, Church History/Theology, Apologetics/ Worldview

English: 9-12

History: US History I, US History II, American Government, World Cultures,

Math: Algebra I and II, Geometry, Business Math, Trigonometry and Pre-Calculus, Calculus

Science: Biology, Physical Science, Chemistry I, Chemistry II, Environmental Science, Physics, Anatomy and Physiology


Honors classes

Pre-calculus, Calculus, Chemistry I, Chemistry II, Anatomy and Physiology, Physics


Gannon and Penn State Behrend

The dual enrollment program allows both high school and college credit. Visit the Specialized Offerings page for more information.