• SC Graduation Requirements 

    In order to receive a South Carolina High School Diploma, students must earn 24 units. Based on state law, requirements to receive a South Carolina High School Diploma for students in grades 9 - 12 are as follows: 

     

    English/Language Arts 4.0 units 

    Mathematics 4.0 units 

    Science 3.0 units 

    US. History and Constitution 1.0 unit 

    Economics .5 unit

    US. Government .5 unit 

    Other Social Studies 1.0 unit 

    Physical Education or JROTC 1.0 unit 

    Computer Science 1.0 unit 

    Foreign Language 

    OR Career and Technology Education 1.0 unit 

    Electives 7.0 units 

    Total Required 24.0 units 

     

    South Carolina Uniform Grading Scale Conversions

    Numerical Average

    Letter Grade

    College Prep Weighting

    Honors Weighting

    AP/IB/Dual Credit Weighting

    100

    A

    5.000

    5.500

    6.000

    99

    A

    4.900

    5.400

    5.900

    98

    A

    4.800

    5.300

    5.800

    97

    A

    4.700

    5.200

    5.700

    96

    A

    4.600

    5.100

    5.600

    95

    A

    4.500

    5.000

    5.500

    94

    A

    4.400

    4.900

    5.400

    93

    A

    4.300

    4.800

    5.300

    92

    A

    4.200

    4.700

    5.200

    91

    A

    4.100

    4.600

    5.100

    90

    A

    4.000

    4.500

    5.000

    89

    B

    3.900

    4.400

    4.900

    88

    B

    3.800

    4.300

    4.800

    87

    B

    3.700

    4.200

    4.700

    86

    B

    3.600

    4.100

    4.600

    85

    B

    3.500

    4.000

    4.500

    84

    B

    3.400

    3.900

    4.400

    83

    B

    3.300

    3.800

    4.300

    82

    B

    3.200

    3.700

    4.200

    81

    B

    3.100

    3.600

    4.100

    80

    B

    3.000

    3.500

    4.000

    79

    C

    2.900

    3.400

    3.900

    78

    C

    2.800

    3.300

    3.800

    77

    C

    2.700

    3.200

    3.700

    76

    C

    2.600

    3.100

    3.600

    75

    C

    2.500

    3.000

    3.500

    74

    C

    2.400

    2.900

    3.400

    73

    C

    2.300

    2.800

    3.300

    72

    C

    2.200

    2.700

    3.200

    71

    C

    2.100

    2.600

    3.100

    70

    C

    2.000

    2.500

    3.000

    69

    D

    1.900

    2.400

    2.900

    68

    D

    1.800

    2.300

    2.800

    67

    D

    1.700

    2.200

    2.700

    66

    D

    1.600

    2.100

    2.600

    65

    D

    1.500

    2.000

    2.500

    64

    D

    1.400

    1.900

    2.400

    63

    D

    1.300

    1.800

    2.300

    62

    D

    1.200

    1.700

    2.200

    61

    D

    1.100

    1.600

    2.100

    60

    D

    1.000

    1.500

    2.000

    59

    F

    0.900

    1.400

    1.900

    58

    F

    0.800

    1.300

    1.800

    57

    F

    0.700

    1.200

    1.700

    56

    F

    0.600

    1.100

    1.600

    55

    F

    0.500

    1.000

    1.500

    54

    F

    0.400

    0.900

    1.400

    53

    F

    0.300

    0.800

    1.300

    52

    F

    0.200

    0.700

    1.200

    51

    F

    0.100

    0.600

    1.100