Curriculum and Instruction

Diploma Requirements Video Series

The following series provides information on the credit and assessment requirements to earn a New York State Regents or local diploma. The series covers the +1 pathway options, safety net scoring options for students with disabilities, the appeal process, and how the Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) commencement credential requirements can meet the +1 pathway requirement for a local or Regents diploma. A copy of the full presentation can be found at the following link: Diploma Requirements Video Series PowerPoint Slides Adobe PDF

Video 1: New York State High School Diploma Requirements Overview


Video 2: Meeting Diploma Pathway Requirements


Video 3: The Dual Role of the Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) Commencement Credential


Video 4: Meeting the Assessment Requirements for a Regents Diploma or Local Diploma


Video 5: Meeting the Requirements for the Superintendent Determination of a Local Diploma


Video 6: Appeal to Graduate with a Lower Score on a Regents Examination Requirements and Information


For further questions and comments, email emscgradreq@nysed.gov

Last Updated: August 3, 2017