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High School Diploma Requirements

The Alameda Unified School District Adult School high school diploma may be granted to students who successfully complete the requirements in either of the following:



  • 40 Units English
  • 20 Units Mathematics (including 10 units of Algebra)
  • 20 Units - 10 Physical/10 Biological Science
  • 10 Units United States History
  • 10 Units World History and Geography
  • 5 Units American Government
  • 5 Units Economics
  • 20 Units Foreign Language/Vocational Education/Fine Arts
  • 50 Units Elective

180 Units Total

Take and pass CAHSEE .


  • 10 Units English
  • 10 Units Algebra
  • 10 Units United States History
  • 5 Units American Government
  • 5 Units Economics

Pass the GED®  Test (General Educational Development) with a minimum average score of 455.

Take and pass CAHSEE .