The path to college begins with high school coursework. For example, to be considered for UC admission, at a minimum you need to complete any 11 UC approved “a-g” courses by the end of junior year (including courses taken in the summer between junior and senior year) each with a grade of “C” or better. In all, you need to complete 15 courses by the end of senior year.

Note: these are minimum requirements; in the fall of 2010, freshmen who were admitted to UC had completed an average of 23 courses.

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