High School Graduation Requirements

General Diploma 

Requirement: 250 units

CVA offers a general diploma which meets the requirements set forth by the Mid-America Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists and the State of Nebraska. It is granted to students who have completed and passed a minimum of 250 units.

Classes that meet five days a week for one year are worth ten units.

College View Academy’s minimum requirements for graduation:

  • Religion - 40 units*
  • Math - 30 units**
  • Soc. Science - 30 units 
  • Language Arts - 40 units
  • Fine Arts - 20 units
  • Science - 30 units
  • PE - 20 units
  • Health - 5 units
  • Business/Voc/Tech - 20 units
  • Electives - 15 units

Different colleges and universities have different entry requirements. Some state universities have higher academic entry requirements than others.

CVA seeks to ensure that its graduates are capable of entering any post-secondary institution. The following two diplomas help prepare students for entrance to the college or university of their choice.

College Preparatory Diploma 

Requirements: 280 units, 2.75 GPA

  • Religion - 40 units*
  • Math - 40 units**
  • Soc. Science - 30 units
  • Language Arts - 40 units
  • Fine Arts - 20 units
  • Science - 30 units
  • PE - 20 units
  • Health - 5 units
  • Bus/Voc/Tech - 20 units
  • Spanish - 20 units
  • Electives - 15 units

Advanced College Preparatory Diploma

Requirements: 300 units, 3.50 GPA

  • Religion - 40 units*
  • Math - 40 units**
  • Soc. Science - 30 units
  • Language Arts - 40 units
  • Fine Arts - 20 units
  • Science - 40 units
  • PE - 20 units
  • Health - 5 units
  • Bus/Voc/Tech - 20 units
  • Spanish - 20 units
  • Electives - 25 units

 

* One year of Religion for each year in attendance at a Seventh-day Adventist school. 10 units are required per year with no less than 5 semester units per semester.

** Must be Algebra I and higher level courses. Pre-Algebra and Life Math do not qualify.

 

For further information, contact Lori Lambrecht, Registrar llambrecht@cvak12.org or 402-483-1181 ext. 146.