The information presented is an unofficial guide to how courses may transfer. Other factors to consider are grades received in the courses, the year in which the course was taken, and the major pursued after transfer. In all instances, final decisions about acceptance of course credit will be made by Dyersburg State Community College.

AP - Advanced Placement

If you take these courses:
  • This course is designed to be the equivalent of a college introductory biology course usually taken by biology majors during their first year. Some AP students, as college freshmen, are permitted to undertake upper-level courses in biology or to register for courses for which biology is a prerequisite. Other students may have fulfilled a basic requirement for a laboratory science course and will be able to undertake other courses to pursue their majors.
    Credits: 0.00

Dyersburg State Community College

You may receive up to 8.00 credits for:
  • (Prerequisites: READ 0810, ENGL 0810, Math Competency 1-5)This course is an introduction to biology with emphasis on chemical, molecular and cellular biology, genetics, evolution and ecological relationships. This course surveys the kingdoms Monera, Protista, and Fungi, with emphasis on morphological and reproductive aspects of these organisms.
    Credits: 4.00
  • (Prerequisite: READ 0810, ENGL 0810, Math Competency 1-5)This course is a survey of the animal kingdom including embryonic development, structure and function of organ systems and behavioral concepts. This course surveys the plant kingdom with emphasis on morphological, physiological and reproductive aspects of plants.
    Credits: 4.00
Phone: (731) 286-3200
Dyersburg State Community College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), Commission on Colleges

Additional information

Minimum Grade:
You need a minimum grade of 4 to transfer these courses from AP - Advanced Placement to Dyersburg State Community College.