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    State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
  Feb 19, 2018
2017-2018 Catalog

Key to Course Descriptions

(3) = Number of credit hours. Number of hours per week in a 16-week term.
(A.A.) = May be used to meet the credit requirements of the Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree, and may also be credited to an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree, or a Certificate.
(A.S.) = Only creditable to an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree or a Certificate. Will not be counted for the Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree and will not, as an individual course, transfer to a university.
(B.A.S.) = Only creditable to a Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) degree.
(B.S.) = Only creditable to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree.
(D) = Carries developmental credit only. No credit toward any degree or certificate. Used for developmental (formerly referred to as college preparatory) courses. Counts in a student’s time status (e.g., part-time) and financial aid except the Bright Futures scholarships.
(I.C.) = Institutional credit. These courses cannot be used to meet degree requirements and do not count toward the GPA.
prerequisite = A course that must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher before registering for the next sequential course.
corequisite = A course that must be taken at the same time as another course and they are linked together for proper enrollment.
concurrent = A course that must be taken during the same semester as another course.

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of “C” or better shall be considered successful completion of prerequisite courses. Courses generally are offered in Fall, Spring and Summer terms unless indicated otherwise.

See current online Class Schedule for prefix guide.