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Location: College Center Building (Near Parking Lot B)
Hours:

Mon - Thurs: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Sat and Sun: Closed

Phone: (916) 691-7411
Fax: (916) 691-7467

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Prerequisite Process

Prerequisite Process

PREREQUISITE INFORMATION
Many courses have prerequisite courses that must be completed and passed prior to enrollment. Prerequisites are listed in the course description in eServices. Be sure you've met the prerequisites for a course before enrolling.

  • You will need to provide proof of passing the prerequisite course the first day of class with the exception of English Writing, English Creative Writing, English Education, Mathematics and Statistics courses.
  • Students enrolling in any course listed as an exception above must have the prerequisite verified PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

AUTOMATED PREREQUISITE CHECKING
As part of a new prerequisite checking process, students enrolling in any MATH course or STAT 300 must have their prerequisite verified prior to enrollment. Effective with summer/fall 2016 registration, prerequisites for ENGWR, ENGCW and ENGED courses must be cleared prior to enrollment.

VALID PREREQUISITES

     
1.
Students who have taken and passed the prerequisite course at a Los Rios College (ARC, CRC, FLC or SCC).
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2.
Students who have assessed into an ENGWR, ENGCW, ENGED, MATH or STAT course by taking an assessment test at a Los Rios College.
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3.
If you are currently enrolled in one of the Los Rios prerequisite courses.
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YOU ARE OK TO REGISTER.
You must earn a C or better or you will be dropped from the higher level course.
     
     
4.
Prerequisites are not automatic for students who have taken a course outside of the Los Rios Community College District. Note: Non-Los Rios coursework that is in progress will not be accepted as proof of meeting a prerequisite.
  1. Bring a printed copy of your transcript (official or unofficial) with you when you come to Admissions (College Center building) along with the clearance form.
  2. Only the courses or Advanced Placement test scores on the pre-approved list will be automatically approved by Admissions staff. See the list:
    Pre-approved_Non-LRCCD_Math_Prerequisites_4-26-15.pdf
    English_Universal_Transfer_Credit_3-21-16.pdf
  3. If your prerequisite course is listed on the pre-approved list, please complete the clearance form and submit to Admissions. Get the clearance form:

    CRC_Math_Clearance_Form_3-21-16.pdf

    CRC_English_Clearance_Form_3-21-16.pdf

  4. You may also fax your materials to (916)691-7467.
  5. You may also scan and email your materials to admissions (at) crc [dot] losrios [dot] edu .
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PROCEED TO THE ADMISSIONS OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to have your prerequisite status evaluated.
     
     
5.
If the courses, EAP test scores, or International Baccalaureate (IB) test scores you wish to be counted as a prerequisite were taken outside of the Los Rios district and do not appear on the pre-approved lists in Step 4,
  1. Print and complete the appropriate Challenge form.

    MATHPrereqChallenge5-28-14.pdf

    English prerequisite challenge forms are available only in the Humanities and Social Sciences Area Office.

  2. Obtain a copy of your transcript (official or unofficial) AND the course description for when you go to the appropriate area office.

    MATH and STAT challenges must be submitted to the Science/Math Area Office (SCI 501).

    ENGWR, ENGCW and ENGED prerequisite challenges must be submitted in person to the Humanities and Social Sciences Area Office in the Southeast Office Complex (SOC) building.

  3. You may also fax your MATH/STAT materials to (916)691-7437.
  4. You may also scan and email your MATH/STAT form and documents to crc-mathprereq (at) losrios [dot] edu.
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PROCEED TO APPROPRIATE AREA OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to have your prerequisite status evaluated.
     

1) Once the evaluation process is complete and APPROVED you will be able to register within 48 hours.

2) Non-ENGWR, ENGCW, ENGED, MATH and STAT proof of prerequisite questions should be directed to Counseling at (916)691-7316.

3) General  questions about the ENGWR, ENGCW, ENGED, MATH and STAT prerequisite checking should be directed to the Admissions Office at (916)691-7411.

4) Questions about the challenge form you submitted to the Science/Math Area Office should be directed to (916)691-7204. Questions about the English challenge form you submitted to the Humanities/Social Sciences Area Office should be directed to (916)691-7339.