Prerequisites and Corequisites

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Important Dates for Prerequisite Verifications

Prerequisite Verification Deadline Calendar: 

Summer Session II:

Prerequisite Verification Form A

Friday, June 24

Prerequisite Verification Form B

Wednesday,  June 29

Late start courses

Friday before course starts*

Fall 2016


Prerequisite Verification Form A

 Friday, August 19

Prerequisite Verification Form B

 Friday, August 26th

* To find when the course starts please go to schedule of classes

All verification forms received after posted dates above will be processed for the following term!

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Prerequisite Verification review information:

  • Verification forms are reviewed in the order they are received and students are notified via their SBCC pipeline email account. Students are blocked from enrolling in their desired course(s) requiring prerequisites until completion of the Prerequisite Verification evaluation
  • All verification forms will be evaluated and processed or responded to within 10 business days, subject to instructional department availability
  • The above deadlines do not apply to late start classes, view individual course information for the last day to add
  • Exceptions may be made for performance classes for which a prerequisite can be satisfied by an audition ( e.g. music, drama, intercollegiate sports)

Facts about Deadlines:

  • Prerequisite clearance is NOT IMMEDIATE. Students are not permitted to enroll in courses requiring prerequisites or corequisites until their challenge has been approved
  • The Deadline for Prerequisite Verification varies every term and is the students' responsibility to track the deadline dates and submit the Prerequisite Verification form accordingly
  • An approved petition does not guarantee space in any course
  • An add code and/or permission from the instructor or department chair does not excuse you from meeting the deadline or the Prerequisite Verification criteria
  • ALL Verification forms received after the posted Deadline will be denied and processed for the next term

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