High school graduates who have earned a minimum of twenty-six units are eligible to be considered for regular admission. Students who have obtained college credit hours prior to high school graduation must apply according to freshmen admission guidelines. Of the twenty-six units required for admission, the following are prescribed:
- English* - 4 units
- Mathematics** - 4 units
- Social Science - 4 units
- Science - 4 units
- Speech Communication - 0.5 units
- Physical Education - 1 unit
- Foreign Language - 2 units
- Fine Arts - 1 unit
- Electives - 5.5 units
*Requires English I, II, III and IV. Other courses, including Correlated Language Arts and courses from other subject areas, are not acceptable.
**Requires courses at the level of Algebra I and above. Consumer mathematics, pre-algebra, informal geometry, and fundamentals of mathematics is not acceptable. The elective units may be chosen from the list of subjects accepted by the Texas Education Agency.