Colleges have varying criteria used in evaluating a student’s application for admission. Some programs have different recommended high school courses. Students and parents/guardians should seek additional information from specific colleges and from the St. Thomas Aquinas Guidance Department.

Many colleges strongly recommend the following core curriculum:

  • 4 Units of English
  • 3 Units of Math (including Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2)
  • 3 Units of Science
  • 3 Units of Social Studies
  • 2 Units of Foreign Language (must be in the same language)
  • 1 Unit of a Fine Art