Prerequisites

All applicants must have a high school degree or GED Certificate.

Skip this if you have completed all pre-requisites at BC

If you have taken courses at other colleges (either in Washington State or elsewhere) you need to do the following steps:

Step one- open the link below

http://www.bellevuecollege.edu/transfer/equivalencies/

Follow user’s guide to see what classes are good to go that you have already taken.

DO NOT Email us directly.

Print it – write on the right corner

  • You name
  • Semester or quarter
  • Dates when completed.

(You will need to scan your completed document)

If you have found all the classes – you are done! (Skip step two)

Submit the scanned document via email –OR- by mail – if you have any questions.

Go to step two:

  • If you do not see your school listed here.
  • If you do not see your classes listed here.
  • If you do not see one or more classes listed here.
  • If you have taken classes in a different country.
  • Other reasons.

Step two-

Complete our Prerequisite Course Equivalency Worksheet  and submit it before applying to the program.

Say “In progress” at (__school___) if you are still in process of completing your classes.

Check with BC website (shown in step one) to see if a class is accepted.

NOTE – Allow us 2-4 weeks respond time – So plan ahead.

 

Minimum Prerequisite Courses

Before applying to our program, you should make sure you have completed the following prerequisite courses. You may meet these prerequisite requirements using classes taken at Bellevue College, by Equivalency or by permission of the Program Chair.

If you have taken courses at other colleges (either in Washington State or elsewhere) complete our Prerequisite Course Equivalency Worksheet and submit it before applying to the program.

NOTE: Prerequisite Courses must be completed by the end of Winter Quarter during the application year to start program in Fall Quarter. Applicants must have an overall GPA of 3.2 or higher.

Biology – Total Credits: 12

– AND –

(completed within the last 5 years)


Cultural Diversity – Total Credits: 5

– OR –

Any one course from the Cultural Diversity List.


English – Total Credits: 5

(previously ENGL 270 Professional Report Writing)

– OR –


AHE 110 Medical Terminology • 5 Cr. 

AHE 110 Medical Terminology • 5 Cr.

(previously HPRO 120 Medical Terminology)


Math – Total Credits: 5

(completed within the last 5 years)


Physics – Total Credits: 5

(completed within the last 5 years)

– OR –

Any higher level Physics class (completed within the last 5 years)

Last Updated January 14, 2016