Social Studies Courses

  • The State of Ohio curriculum is the benchmark established by the Ohio State Board of Education for students to complete credits in high school Social Studies. More information about the curriculum is available on the Secondary Curriculum Website. Pickerington requires three credits, 1 each from World History, American Government, Principles of Democracy, and Economics.

    College Credit Plus students will receive additional information for the next steps via email after scheduling is complete.


Social Studies

  • Financial Literacy (Classes of 2026 and 2027)

  • World History

  • American History

  • Principles of Democracy (P.O.D.)

  • Economics

Social Studies Electives

  • History of American Sport

  • Modern American Wars

  • Psychology

  • Sociology

College Credit Plus (CCP) Social Studies

  • African-American History Before 1877 CCP

  • African-American History Since 1877 CCP

  • American Politics & Govt CCP/Intro to American Govt CCP

  • Ethnic & Cultural Diversity CCP

  • International Relations CCP

  • Modern American History CCP

Pre-AP & Advanced Placement Social Studies

  • Pre-AP World History & Geography

  • AP European History

  • AP Human Geography

  • AP Micro/Macroeconomics

  • AP Psychology

  • AP United States Government & Politics

  • AP United States History