Tri-City United Public Schools 101 2nd St. NE, Montgomery, MN 56069 (507) 364-8100
Tri-City United Graduation Requirements
 
Course Requirements

ENGLISH: 8 Credits Minimum
  • Survey of Literature and Communications 9
  • Survey of Literature and Composition OR Pre-College English 10
  • World Literature 11 OR Pre-College English 11/12 
  • Senior Electives (choose 2) OR Pre-College English 11/12 OR College Literature AND/OR College Composition

MATH: 6 Credits Minimum
  • Follow one of three different tracks, based on ability

SCIENCE: 6 Credits Minimum
  • Physical & Chemical Science A and B OR PLTW Principles of Engineering
  • Biology OR Pre-College Biology 
  • Chemistry OR Food Chemistry OR Pre-College Chemistry

SOCIAL STUDIES: 8 Credits Minimum 
  • American History 9
  • Civics 9 
  • World Cultures & Geography 
  • American History 11 OR College U.S. History A & B 
  • Economics
  • American Government OR College American Democracy 

PHY ED/HEALTH: 3 Credits Minimum
  • Phy Ed 9 
  • Phy Ed 10
  • Health 10 

EXPLORING CAREERS 9
  • Required during grade 9

COMPUTER APPLICATIONS A
  • Required during grades 9, 10 or 11

PERSONAL FINANCE: 1 Credit
  •  Required during grades 11 or 12

FINE ARTS: 2 Credits minimum
  • Art: Intro to Art, Drawing & Painting, Sculpture Making, Advanced Studio Art, Intro to Pottery, Advanced 
  • Pottery, Intro to Photography, Advanced Photography, Graphic Design, College Art and 2D Design
  • Computers: Image Design & Digital Technology, Graphic Design 
  • English: Theater Arts
  • FCS: Home Interiors 
  • Music: Concert Band, Concert Choir 

ELECTIVES: 12 Credits
  • Can be taken from any subject

TOTAL CREDITS = 48
 

State Testing Requirements

The State of MN is currently going through some changes as to the requirements for graduation, so current students have different graduation test requirements.