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First-Year Course Recommendations

Need help selecting your courses?

  • For specific course recommendations including math and English courses - Click on the specific course recommendations by major on the right.
  • English - Which English Courses Do I Need?
  • Most courses have Skills Advisories and Course Advisories which are the recommended minimum preparations for success in the given course. Some courses also have prerequisites or co-requisites which are required courses for registration.

Choose classes

  • Many SBCC courses are UC and/or CSU Transferable. Check for these notations to determine if and where the class transfers:


  • If you plan to transfer to either a UC or CSU campus is your new best friend. At you can see exactly which courses campuses recommend you take at SBCC for your major.




  • A helpful website for a Transfer Success Action Plan can be found at the Transfer Center.

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