NCAA Requirements

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The new NCAA registration website is live! Please visit eligibilitycenter.org to take a look at the updated site.


The NCAA is changing its requirements for potential Student Athletes in Division One and Division Two.  The requirement change in Division Two affects all student currently at NSHS, while the Division One change will impact students graduating from high school in 2016.  The changes are explained below and related documents can be found at the bottom of the page as attached douments.  Please contact either Mr. Pepin or Mr. Tek if you have any questions about these changes.


 

Please watch this video for more information about NCAA requirements and the path to becoming a student-athlete in college.


For a Complete List of NCAA Courses
Visit www.eligibilitycenter.org and enter the
site as an NCAA College-Bound Student-Athlete.
Navigate to the “Resources” tab, click “U.S.
Students” and then “List of NCAA Courses.” Follow
the prompts to search for your high school’s list by
name.


Division I (16 Core Courses)

  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of mathematics (Algebra I or higher)
  • 2 years of natural/physical science (1 year of lab if offered by high school)
  • 1 year of additional English, mathematics or natural/physical science
  • 2 years of social science
  • 4 years of additional courses (from any area above, foreign language, or comparative or religion/philosophy)

Division II (*16 Core Courses)

  • 3 years of English
  • 2 years of mathematics (Algebra I or higher)
  • 2 years of natural/physical science (1 year of lab if offered by high school)
  • 3 years of additional English, mathematics or natural/physical science
  • 2 years of social science
  • 4 years of additional courses (from any area above, foreign language or comparative religion/philosophy).

*For students enrolling on or after August 1, 2013.

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NCAA College Bound Student Athlete Guide.pdf5.55 MB
Want to Play College Sports.pdf223.27 KB
High_School_IE_Standards.pdf914.15 KB