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Special Education Credit Requirements

Students with disabilities who are entitled to attend school pursuant to Education Law Section 3203 or 4202(5)

 

Subjects Regents Diploma Advanced Regents Diploma
English 8 8
Social Studies 8 8
Global History 4 4
U.S.History 2 2
Economics 1 1
Participation in Government 1 1
Science(Including LAB) 6* 6*
Life Science 2 2
Physical Science 2 2
Life or Physical Sci. 2 2
Mathematics 6* 6*
Languages Other Than English (LOTE) 2 6**
Visual Art, Music,Dance and/or Theater 2^ 2^
Health and Physical Education 5 5
Physical Education 4 4
Health Education 1 1
Elective 7 3
Total 44 44

 

* No more than 4 credits may be awarded for any commencement-level math or science course designed to culminate in a Regents exam.

** Students completing Arts or CTE endorsements to the Advanced Regents Diploma are only required to complete 2 credits of a language other than English and are not required to take the LOTE Exam.

 

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