To graduate, every Rice student must accumulate a minimum of 24 credits.  These credits must include the following:

English 4 credits
Religion* 4 credits
Social Studies 3 credits (including US History)
Science 3 credits
Mathematics 3 credits
Foreign Language 2 credits
Fine Arts 1 credit
Physical Education** 1 credit
Health*** .5 credit
Information Technology*** .5 credit

*All students, regardless of faith, take a Religion course each year they attend Rice.

**Rice does not offer Physical Education classes. Credit is earned by participation in athletics, an active gym membership, and/or demonstrated wellness activities.

***These credits are earned through the Freshmen Foundations class.
All students must enroll in a minimum of 6 periods of course work per semester. Exceptions to this policy are only made in extreme extenuating circumstances and only with approval of the Associate Principal of Academic Affairs.

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