FAU High School Admissions
Minimum Requirements for Consideration
Applicants for Grade 9

Unweighted Core Subject Area (English, Math, Science, Social Studies) GPA: 3.5

High School Math Courses
 Required  Algebra I Honors (Must complete Algebra I Honors by the close of Grade 8 school year).
 Recommended  Completion of Algebra I Honors and Geometry Honors by the close of Grade 8 school year.

Accuplacer College Readiness Test:
 Reading Comprehension – 80
 Sentence Skills – 80
 Elementary Algebra – 70
 Accuplacer Study Resources: http://accuplacer.collegeboard.org/students
 SPECIAL NOTE  Students that have not yet completed Algebra I Honors may encounter significant unfamiliar subject material on the Accuplacer Elementary Algebra Section, and should consider testing later and applying according to the Regular Applicant Timeline.

School Based Standardized Tests:
 FCAT Reading – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 FCAT Mathematics – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 Florida End of Course (EOC) Assessments – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 Students without Florida Assessment Scores should submit other school based standardized achievement test scores (e.g. Stanford 10, Iowa Test of Basic Skills, TerraNova)

Counselor/Principal Recommendation
Applicants for Grades 1011

Unweighted Core Subject (English, Math, Science, Social Studies) AND Unweighted Cumulative GPA: 3.75

Accuplacer College Readiness Test:

High School Math Courses
 Algebra I Honors, Geometry Honors, and Algebra II Honors, with ALL COURSES successfully completed with A or B grade.

School Based Standardized Tests:
 FCAT Reading – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 FCAT Mathematics – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 Florida End of Course (EOC) Assessments – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 Students without Florida Assessment Scores should submit other school based standardized achievement test scores (e.g. Stanford 10, Iowa Test of Basic Skills, TerraNova)

Counselor/Principal Recommendation