Minimum Course Requirements

Depending on the college in which you intend to enroll at VU, your high school preparation is expected to include these courses.

College of Arts and Sciences

Course Area # of Years
English 4
Algebra, geometry, and advanced algebra 3
Foreign language 2
History 2
Laboratory science 2
Additional science, history, social sciences, language, English, and mathematics courses 3

College of Nursing & Health Professions

English 4
Algebra, geometry advanced algebra, advanced math course 4
Laboratory science, including biology and chemistry 4
Additional science, history, social sciences, language, English and mathematics courses 3

College of Business

English 4
Algebra, geometry, and advanced algebra 3
Foreign language 2
History 2
Laboratory science 2
Additional science, history, social sciences, language, English, and mathematics courses 3

College of Engineering

English 4
Algebra, geometry, advanced algebra, Pre-Calculus 4
Laboratory science, including biology, chemistry, & physics 4
Additional science, history, social sciences, language, English, and mathematics courses 3

 

Homeschooled?

Students who are homeschooled are encouraged to contact the Office of Admission for specific requirements.