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Jan 7, 2018

ARE YOU ON TRACK TO MEETING NCAA CORE COURSES REQUIREMENTS?

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Division I requirements

  • Graduate high school

  • Earn a core course GPA pf 2.3 or higher

  • Complete 16 core courses

    • 4 years of English

    • 3 years of math (Algebra 1 or higher)

    • 2 years of natural/physical science

      • 1 year must be lab science if your school offers it

    • 1 additional year of English, math or natural/physical science

    • 2 years of social science

    • 4 additional years of English, math, natural/physical science, social science, foreign language, comparative religion or philosophy

  • You must complete 10 of the core courses by the end of your junior year (before the start of your seventh semester). Seven of the 10 core courses need to be in English, math or natural/physical science. The grades in these seven courses will be “locked in,” meaning you will not be allowed to retake them to improve your grades.

  • Earn an SAT combined score or ACT sum score matching your core-course GPA on the Division I sliding scale.

 

Division II requirements

If you enrolling BEFORE August 1, 2018 (Class of 2017)

  • Graduate high school

  • Earn a core course GPA of 2.0 of higher

  • Complete 16 core courses

    • 3 years of English

    • 2 years of math (Algebra 1 or higher)

    • 2 years of natural/physical science

      • 1 year must be lab science if your school offers it

    • 3 additional year of English, math or natural/physical science

    • 2 years of social science

    • 4 additional years of English, math, natural/physical science, social science, foreign language, comparative religion or philosophy

  • Earn a SAT combined score of 820 or an ACT sum score of 68

If you are enrolling AFTER August 1, 2018 (Class of 2018 and later)

  • Graduate high school

  • Earn a core course GPA of 2.2 of higher

  • Complete 16 core courses

    • 3 years of English

    • 2 years of math (Algebra 1 or higher)

    • 2 years of natural/physical science

      • 1 year must be lab science if your school offers it

    • 3 additional year of English, math or natural/physical science

    • 2 years of social science

    • 4 additional years of English, math, natural/physical science, social science, foreign language, comparative religion or philosophy

  • Earn an SAT combined score or ACT sum score matching your core-course GPA on the Division II sliding scale.

 

Sample schedule for NCAA eligibility

Below is a sample high school course schedule that would ensure a student-athlete was on track to meet all of the DI and DII core course requirements. These are generic course names. It is important you sit down with your high school counselor and put together a similar plan with the courses that are approved for your high school.

 

Freshman Year

  • English I

  • Algebra I

  • Spanish I

  • American Government

Sophomore Year

  • English II

  • Geometry

  • Biology

  • Spanish II

  • Social Science

Junior Year

  • English III

  • Algebra II

  • Chemistry I

  • Economics

Senior Year

  • English IV

  • Pre-Calculus

  • Physics

 

Source: http://www.ncsasports.org/ncaa-eligibility-center/ncaa-core-courses

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