• Four-year Universities often have strict admission requirements.  It is best to research requirements directly on the website of the university to check for specific requirements. 

  • Arizona Public University Requirements


    Earn a C or better in the following 16 Core Competency Courses:

    • 4 credits of English
    • 4 credits of math (Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, and at least one math class beyond Algebra II).
    • 3 credits of lab science (preferably 3 different areas of science - biology, chemistry, physics/physical, earth science, environmental science) - check each website for specifics
    • 2 credits of social studies (World History, AZ/US History, Economics/Government)
    • 2 credits of world language (level one and two of the same language)
    • 1 credit of a fine art or CTE


    Arizona Universities typically require ONE of the following for admission:

    • 3.0 GPA (unweighted)
    • top 25% in graduating class
    • Qualifying ACT or SAT scores (check each website)