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Course Catalog & Graduation Requirements

 

COURSE CATALOG

 

The Course Catalog lists the courses offered by each department at Mater Dei and a brief description of each class. Please be sure to review the course prerequisites as you plan your classes. Please view the Course Catalog below or download a PDF version here.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

 

To receive a diploma from Mater Dei High School, students who attend Mater Dei grades 9-12, must successfully complete (“D” or better) the following requirements. All graduation requirements must be taken at Mater Dei from the time a student enrolls in the school.

 

Required Course

(1 semester = 5 credits)

Required Years

Required Credits

Religious Studies

4

40

English

4

40

Mathematics

3

30

Science

2

20

Social Studies

3

30

World Languages (Same Language)

2

20

Visual or Performing Art

1

10

Additional Credits/Elective Courses*

8

80

Total

 

270 Credits

Christian Service + Reflection Essay/Group Discussion

80 Hours

 

*All credits earned in excess of the required courses in any subject area will count toward the “Additional/Elective” requirement

 

Christian Service Program

Required Hours

Christian Service Hours

80 Hours Total (Minimum of 40 Direct Hours)

Reflection Essay OR Group Discussion

Completed in Senior Year after 80/+ Hours Submitted

Deadlines For Community Service Hours

Deadline

November

May

Freshman Year

10 hours

20 hours

Sophomore Year

30 hours

40 hours

Junior Year

50 hours

60 hours

Senior Year

70 hours

80 hours & Reflection

For more information, please call Campus Ministry (714) 850-9558 or visit the Campus Ministry page on the website.