The Georgia State Board of Education has one common set of high school graduation requirements. Fulfillment of these graduation requirements will earn a student a high school diploma. Georgia's Board of Regents establishes the admissions requirements for Georgia's colleges and universities. Students should check the admissions requirements of the college they wish to attend.
Students who successfully complete high school courses in Middle School will earn credit towards graduation requirements.
Grade Promotion Requirements
According to Cobb County School District, students shall be on track to advance with the graduating class they enter as a 9th grader (or under which they are placed upon transfer). They must maintain the following minimum units of credit required for promotion.