Social Science Course Profiles

To graduate from CCA, all students must earn a grade of D or higher in World History (grade 10), U.S. History (grade 11), and American Government/Economics (grade 12).  American Government and Economics are both 9-week courses, and they are taken together in one term.  To apply to most four-year colleges, students must earn a C or higher in these courses.  Students may take electives at any time, provided that the elective is offered at their grade level.  
To view Course Profiles for all Social Studies department courses listed below, please click here.

Social Science Courses:
  • World History
  • AP World History
  • US History
  • AP US History
  • American Government
  • AP American Government
  • Economics
  • AP Economics
Social Science Electives:
  • Popular Culture
  • Current Issues
  • Film & Society
  • Non-Western World History
  • Psychology
  • AP Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Social Justice
  • AP European History
  • Conservatory Humanities (See  Audition/Application Only page for more information)
Not sure if you should take college-prep or honors/AP?  Read the course descriptions carefully!