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This form is only to request that a course you have taken previously at another college be substituted for a program (major) course requirement or competency requirement at Sacramento City College (SCC).

If you:

Before You Complete This Form

  • Your official transcript must be on file with the SCC Admissions and Records Office before submitting your online course substitution petition.
  • In order to speed the process of your course substitution form, we recommend that you upload a PDF file of the course description, or the course syllabus, for each completed course.
  • Please note: A Course Syllabus is required for all BIO, CHEM, PHYSICS, and PTA Courses.

After You Complete This Form

  • Once your form is submitted, the Admissions and Records office will forward your online course substitution petition to the department that oversees your major/program of study for approval. Course substitutions used for an AA/AS – T degree will also be forwarded to the Counseling Articulation Officer for approval.
  • The department will then forward Approved/Denied course substitution petitions to the Admission and Records Office.
  • Please allow 2 (two) to 4 (four) weeks to process. The Admissions and Records office will email you the outcome of your course substitution.

A Course Substitution is Not Required if