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Science Prerequisites

The science prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better in each course and a minimum science GPA of 2.5.  All science prerequisites must have a lab component and typically be taken in person. Online lab courses will be accepted at this time.

Science Prerequisites  

  • Anatomy (with lab) 
  • Microbiology (with lab) 
  • Physiology (with lab) 

General Prerequisites

Students must complete general prerequisite courses with a grade of “C” or better in each course. 

General Prerequisites  - Minimum 3 Semester Units or 4 Quarter Units

  • ENGL 1A College Composition
  • ANTH 2 or SOC 1 Cultural Anthropology or Introduction to Sociology
  • PSYC 1A General Psychology
  • CMST 54 or CMST 60 Small Group Communication or Public Speaking

Notes

  • CMST 10 - Interpersonal Communication will only be accepted as a prerequisite if completed Spring 2014 or prior.
  • PSYC 14 - Psychology of Personal & Social Adjustment will only be accepted as a prerequisite if completed Fall 2017 or prior.
  • SOC 2 - Social Problems will only be accepted as a prerequisite if completed Fall 2017 or prior.