University System of Georgia Freshman Admission Requirements Staying on Course:
The Required High School Curriculum The Required High School Curriculum (RHSC) is the cornerstone of the University System of Georgia (USG) admission policy. This document reflects the minimum high school unit requirements for each of the academic subject areas. Students should pursue a challenging and rigorous high school curriculum to be best prepared for a successful college experience and should consult with their high school counselor to determine appropriate coursework. The course titles and numbers used in this document reflect those utilized by the Georgia Department of Education. Consideration is also given to similar courses for students attending private or out-of-state high schools. In addition to the courses listed on this document, other AP and IB courses, as well as college-level courses completed through dual enrollment, may be considered in the appropriate subject area. In addition to these requirements, freshman applicants must meet the high school GPA and test score requirements, if applicable, for the college or university they are applying to attend.
Students are encouraged to contact the Admission Office of their college or university of interest to learn more about requirements, necessary documentation, and deadlines.