Recommended order of courses:

  • Algebra 1 –  needs to be taken in 8th to get calculus in 12th
  • Geometry
  • Algebra 2
  • Trigonometry/Pre-calculus
  • Calculus

* Consumer Math is the easiest math course. It’s an option for students who are not planning on a math/science career requiring Trig and Calculus. Your student should have completed Pre-algebra before taking Consumer Math.

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A basic recommendation is to complete at least Algebra I and Geometry.

You’ll want to complete at least three years of math in high school to apply for college.