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State Universities, Florida Bright Futures, and NCAA will recalculate a student’s GPA according to their own requirements.  Currently (as of July 2017), these agencies use the following:

STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM COURSE DISTRIBUTION REQUIREMENTS
Students should complete a minimum of 18 units of high school work in the five core areas listed below.  State Universities add one-half additional point per Honors course and one additional point per AP course.

English 4 units (3 with substantial writing)
Mathematics 4 units – Algebra 1 and above
Natural Science 3 units (2 with substantial lab)
Social Science 3 units
World Language 2 units (in the same language)
Academic Electives 2 units

Level 2 Fine Arts and up to two units of ROTC may be included in the 18 units but will not be calculated with the core GPA.


FLORIDA BRIGHT FUTURES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

English 4 units (with substantial writing requirements)
Mathematics 4 units – Algebra 1 and above
Natural Science 3 units (2 with substantial lab)
Social Science 3 units
World Language 2 units (in the same language)

Bright Futures adds one-half additional point per Honors/A.P. course except foreign language
 * May use up to 2 additional units from courses in the academic areas listed above and/or A.P. Fine Arts courses to raise GPA


NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION

English 4 units
Mathematics 3 units – Algebra 1, Geometry or higher
Natural Science 2 units (1 with lab)
Social Science 2 units
Additional English, Math or Natural Sciene 1 unit
Additional Academic Courses 4 units (from same categories or world language)

 


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