Biology Prerequisite – Nursing Education
Proof of completion of prerequisite courses
- One year high school biology with a lab or one semester college (College biology must equate with SWIC’s BIOL 101, 102, 105, 155, 156, 157 or 158)
- Students completing prerequisite courses from a high school not recognized by the State Board of Education or home schooled students may demonstrate competency of the biology requirement by taking a placement test. Questions regarding placement testing can be addressed by our admissions reviewer, 618-235-2700, ext. 5541/5542.
High school students:
Plan to complete biology before the senior year of high school.
If biology was not completed in high school or was completed beyond time limits:
Plan to complete no later than the fall semester preceding potential program admission.