Biology Prerequisite- Paramedic and Paramedicine - Southwestern Illinois College

Proof of Completion of Prerequisite Courses


  • One semester college (College biology must equate with SWIC’s BIOL 105 or 155 &156 or 157 &158)
  • Home-schooled students may demonstrate competency of the biology requirement by taking a proficiency test. Questions regarding proficiency testing can be addressed by our admissions reviewer, 618-235-2700, ext. 5455.

Prerequisites MUST be completed by the identified time frames to be considered for admission in programs who have more applicants than seats available.