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Course Prerequisite Clearance

​​Course Prerequisite Clearance
Students seeking a Course Prerequisite Clearance must satisfy the following:
  1. Course Completion From a Regionally Accredited College or University
    There are currently two ways to obtain a Course Prerequisite Clearance from a counselor:
    ONLINE - Download Course Prerequisite Clearance form here​;
    Attach this form as well as all supporting documentation for your request to an email, addressed to:
    Please Note: We make every effort to review and clear Online Course Prerequisite Clearance requests as soon as possible. Response times for Online Prerequisite Clearance requests will vary, depending on counselor availability.
    Note: Save the Course Prerequisite Clearance form to your desktop, then fill it out and save it again once complete. Filling it out within your browser online can result in no information being saved.
    In-person - Please bring an official or unofficial transcript to the SCC Counseling Center (D-106).  A counselor will review your academic record to verify completion of prerequisite.  If qualified, you will be cleared for registration into the next sequential course. 

  2. Placement Test Results From a Local California Community College
    If you tested within the last two years in English, last year in Math, or anytime in Reading, bring official copies of placement test results to the SCC Counseling Center (D-106) as soon as possible to determine whether it is necessary to complete testing at SCC or whether your eligibility can be verified and you can be cleared for registration.  Placement test information from other colleges must include:  your name, name of test(s), the raw score(s), and test date(s).

For more information, stop by the Counseling Center (D-106), call 714-628-4800, or visit the website by clicking here.​