Applicants please note:

This course equivalency chart has been provided for your convenience, as a planning tool only. Please note it is your responsibility to verify, with the pre-nursing advisor, any transfer courses to match the Pierce College requirements prior to application.

It is the applicant’s responsibility to verify course equivalencies. Pierce College is not responsible for changes to the information below. This course equivalency chart is to be used for courses taken prior to Summer 2008. For courses taken Summer 2008 and after, please refer to the Common Course Numbering chart following this Equivalency Chart.

Community College Courses

  Inorganic Chemistry Microbiology Anatomy and Physiology I Anatomy and Physiology II English Composition Statistics
(Transfer-Ready Requirement)
Lifespan Development
(Transfer-Ready Requirement)
Organic Chemistry (recommended)
Bellevue 101 BIO 250 BIO 260 BIO 261 101 171 204 102
Big Bend 101 215 BIO 210 BIO 211 101 103 OR 161 210 102
Cascadia 120 BIOL 215 BIO 210 BIO 211 101 135 206 220
Centralia 101 BIO 211 ZOO 251 ZOO 252/253 101 108 240 102
Clark 111 BOI 240 BIO 231 BIO 232
BIO 233
101 203 211 112
Clover Park Tech --- --- --- --- 101 MAT 200 ---  
Columbia Basin 110/110.1 BIO 260/260.1 BIO 221/221.1 BIO 222/222.1 101 143 240 120/120.1
Edmonds 101 BIO 250/L BIO 230 BIO 231 100 240 --- 102
Everett 101 BIO 250 BIO235 BIO 237 101 281 203 102
Grays Harbor 101 BIO 211 BIO 208 BIO 209 101 260 220 102
Green River 101 BIO 210 A&P 205 A&P 206 110 256 210 102
Highline 121 BIO 250 BIO 231 BIO 232 WRIT 101 210 215 122
Lake Washington 101 215 211 212 101 120 105 102
Lower Columbia 111 BIO 257 BIO 221 OR ZOO 121 BIO 222 OR ZOO 122 101 210 205 112
N. Seattle CHE 101 BIO 280 ANP 213 ANP 214 101 240 160 CHE 102
N.W. Indian College 111 BIO 245 BIO 242 BIO 243 101 107 201 112
Olympic 121/121L BIO 260 BIO 250 BIO 251 101 281 224 122/122L
Peninsula 101L BIO 240L BIO 201/L BIO 202/L 111 281 225 102L
PIERCE COLLEGE 101 MICRO 201 BIO 240/240 BIO 250/251 101 281 205 102
Renton Technical College CHEM 120 BIO 210 BIO 220 or BIOL 140 BIO 221 or BIOL 140 101 210 PSY 210 --
Seattle Central CHE 101 BIO 280 A&P 213 A&P 214 101 109 206 CHE 102
Shoreline 101 BIO SCI 215 210 211 101 MATH 108 204 220
Skagit Valley 131 BISC 215 BISC 242 BISC 243 101 108 110 132
S. Puget Sound 101 BIO 211 BIO 205 BIO 206 WRIT 101 108 220 102
South Seattle CHE 101 BIO 280 ANP 213 ANP 214 101 240 206 CHE 102
Spokane or Spokane Falls 101 OR 161 MBIOL 231 A&P 242 A&P 243 101 221 201 162
Tacoma C.C. 101 BIO 201 BIO 220 or
BIO 240/ 241/ 242
BIO221 or
or BIO 240/ 241/ 242
101 108 206 102
Walla Walla 107 BIO 230 BIO 210 BIO 211 101 201 103 108 + 109
Wenatchee Valley 110 BIO 223 BIO 221 BIO 222 101 201 201 111
Whatcom 115 BIO 240 BIO 270 BIO 271 101 240 216 251
Yakima 109/110 BIO 232 BIO 230 BIO 231 101 BA 256 Business Stats 213 & 214 209/210

University Courses

  Inorganic Chemistry Microbiology Anatomy and Physiology I Anatomy and Physiology II English Composition Statistics (Transfer-Ready Requirement) Lifespan Development (Transfer-Ready Requirement) Organic Chemistry (recommended)
Central WA University 111/111L BIOL 322 BIOL 355 BIOL 356 101 (4cr) 311 313 (4 cr) 112/112L
Eastern WA University 161 BIO 335 BIO 232/ 233/ 234 101 NURS 318 380 162
Gonzaga 101 & 101/L BIOL 170/170L EXSC 241/241L EXSC 242/242L 101 NURS 320 NURS 492 220
Northwest SCIE 1204/1201 SCIE2104 SCIE 2203/1 SCIE 2203/1 1013 2003 PSYC 2563 SCIE 1213/1211
Pacific Lutheran U. 104 BIO 201 BIO 205 BIO 206 101 STATS 231 320 105
Seattle Pacific U. CHM 1211 BIO 3351 BIO 2129 BIO 2130 1101 HSC 4044 or M 1360 2470 CHM 1330
Seattle U. 101 BIO 220 BIO 200 BIO 210 110 NURS 202 or 244 322 102
St. Martin’s 141 BIO 351 BIO 328 BIO 329 101 201 205 & 305 201/201L
Univ. of Puget Sound 110 BIO 350 BIO 221 BIO 222 101 271 273 & 274 250
Univ. of WA 120 MICRO 301 BIOL 118/119 BSTR 301 111, 121 or 131 QMETH 201 or STAT 220 NURS 201 220
Walla Walla College 101 BIO 222 BIO 201 BIO 202 121 &122 206 215 & 216 102/103
WA State University 101 MBIOS 101 BIOL 251 BIOL 315 101 STAT 212 HD 101 102
Western WA University 115 BIO 345/346 BIO 348 BIO 349 101 240 230 251
Whitman 125/135 339 111 120 110 107 110 126
Whitworth CH 101/101L or CH 161/161L BI 204 BI 220 BI 221 110 256 PY 210W CH 163/163L

Common Course Numbering

Most Washington community colleges are participating in the Common Course Numbering System as of January 1, 2009. This chart is to be used for courses taken Summer 2008 or after at any of the schools listed below.

For courses taken at a State of Washington school not listed below, you must refer to the above chart and cross-reference it with the chart below. Bates, Bellevue, Bellingham, Big Bend, Cascadia, Centralia, Clark, Clover Park, Everett, Grays Harbor, Highline College, Lake Washington, Olympic, Peninsula, Pierce. Renton, Seattle Central, Seattle North, Seattle South, Shoreline Skagit, South Puget Sound, Spokane, Spokane Falls, Tacoma, Wenatchee, Whatcom, Yakima

Intro to Chemistry Microbiology Human A&P I Human A&P II English Composition Statistics 
(Transfer-Ready Requirement)
Lifespan Development 
(Transfer-Ready Requirement)
Intro to Organic Chemistry
(recommended)
CHEM& 121 BIOL& 260 BIOL& 241 BIOL& 242 ENGL& 101 MATH& 146 PSYC& 200 CHEM& 131

 

 

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