Prerequisites

Many courses require the student to have completed prerequisites to enroll. These prerequisites are listed under each course description in the catalog and the Schedule of Classes.

Chemistry 1A, 1B, 10, English 1A, 1B, 110, 209, ESL 26, 25, 137, 146, 147, 156, 157, 166, 167, Math 2, 9, 10, 11A, 51, 101, 102, 105 and 200.

The college has the authority to drop you from any course if you have not met the necessary prerequisites.

Students who submit written evidence or evidence by performance of sufficient competence through previous training or experience may be permitted to enroll in a course without completing the listed prerequisites if authorized to do so by the instructor or counselor and by the chairman of the appropriate division.


Challenging Prerequisites

How To Clear a Prerequisite Hold
You can take the placement test for English, ESL, Math, or Chemistry. If you have coursework from another college, download the appropriate form and submit it with transcripts to the Counseling Office. To download the Academic Release of Hold(s) Agreement form: www.foothill.edu/reg/forms/hold_release_agreement.pdf. To look up what the prerequisites are in our online course catalog: http://www.foothill.edu/schedule/catalog.php.


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