High School Diploma at AV College (AVC)

  • Credit toward the Antelope Valley Adult Education high school diploma graduation requirements may be granted by the Adult Education for many of the classes available at Antelope Valley Community College.
  • A 3-unit College class is equivalent to 10 high school credits. A High School Diploma will not be issued until an official transcript is received for all AVC classes being used for the diploma.

The following chart shows the Antelope Valley College classes which fulfill the various Adult School requirements. Acceptable courses from AVC must be numbered 100 or higher. 

English English 101, 102, 103, 110, 111, 112, 113 or 122
Civics Political Science 101
Economics Economics 101, 102
U.S. History History 107, 108
World History History 101, 102
Life Science
Biology 101, 104, 201, 202, 204 or
Botany 103
Earth/Physical Science
Astronomy 101
Chemistry 101, 110, 120, 210, 220
Geography 101, 102
Geology 101, 102
Physical Science 101
Physics 101, 102, 110, 120, 210
Any mathematics course numbered 70 or higher, or
ACCT 201, 205
BUS 105
Algebra I MATH 70, 102
Visual/Performing Arts or Foreign Language Any Music, Theater Arts, Art, Foreign Language or Photography
Health Health Education 101
Electives Courses numbered 100 or higher (no Physical Education accepted)


The Adult Education does not require Physical Education (PE) and it does not grant credit for PE
or any class designated as PE.