The following are requirements for graduation from Mercy High School:
|Religion||4.00 credits plus 0.50 credit Social Service|
|Social Studies (including 1.00 U.S. History plus 0.50 American Government)||3.00|
|World Language (two consecutive years of one language)||2.00|
Transfer students into Mercy after 9th grade who did not have Religion courses in their previous schools are not required to make up those credits in Religion.
* Students may apply only 0.50 credit from participation in Fine Arts co-curricular activities toward satisfying the Fine Arts requirement.
** Except for students in special programs, the Physical Education graduation requirement cannot be met by applying credits from sports.
*** The electives requirement may not be met by credits earned through sports or co-curricular activities.