To earn a UNHS diploma, students must complete at least 200 credit hours (20 units) and must also take a minimum of five courses with UNHS. Request a transcript evaluation and one of our advisers will develop a program of study for you.

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Subject Credit Hours Carnegie Units Number of Courses Courses that Fulfill Requirement 
Language Arts 40 4  (7 Courses if you choose 
Option 1) 
Option 130 credit hours of English plus 10 credit hours of a World Language
Option 2: 40 credit hours of English alone
English
(Option 1)
30 3 6 Any English (ENGH) course
World Language
(Option 1)
10 1 1 (1 year) plus any French (FREH), Spanish (SPNH), Latin (LATH) or Chinese (CHIN) course or German (GERM) course
English
(Option 2)
40 4 8 Any English (ENGH) course
Social Studies 30 3 6  
American History 10 1 2 American History 1 and 2
(SSTH 033 and 034) or
AP U.S. History 1 and 2
(SSTH 071 and 072)
American Government 5 .5 1 Civics (SSTH 001), American Gov't: Theories, Policies and Politics
(SSTH 037) or American Gov't: National Level (SSTH 038)
Social Studies 15 1.5 3 Any Social Studies (SSTH) course
Math 30 3 6 Any Math (MTHH) course
Science 30 3 6 Any Science (SCIH) course
Multicultural Studies 5 .5 1 World Cultures 1 or 2
(SSTH 053 or 054), Multicultural Literature (ENGH 015) or AP Comparative Gov't and
Politics (SSTH 073)
Financial Skills 5 .5 1 Business Math 1 or 2 (MTHH 009 or 010), Personal Finance (BUSH 033), Economics (BUSH 035) or Financial Algebra (MTHH 047)
Career Education  5 .5 1 Career Planning (CPLH 003), Entrepreneurship (BUSH 037), Winning in the Workplace (BUSH 031) or Introduction to Health Care (HLTH 025)
Electives  55 5.5 11 See suggested programs of study