Academic Course Numbering

Numbering of academic courses are assigned as follows: 

Number Definition
90-99 Considered college preparatory and are not accepted towards a Bachelor degree.
100-199 Freshman level - lower division courses.
200-299 Sophomore level - lower division courses. (Freshman are admitted to this level of courses provided prerequisites have been met.
300-499 Upper Division courses. (Sophomores who have their advisor's consent and have met prescribed prerequisites are admitted to this level.)
500-599 Graduate level courses. (These courses may also be offered at the undergraduate level for qualified students.)
600-799 Graduate level courses only.
1000-2999 Undergraduate level professional development courses (not degree applicable).
3000-4999 Undergraduate level continuing education courses (not degree applicable).
5000-8999 Graduate level professional development courses (not degree applicable).
9000-9999 Graduate level continuing education courses (not degree applicable).

A course number followed by the letter C (e.g. THEO-101C Foundations of Christian Life) indicates the course is part of the core curriculum. 

A course number followed by the letter H (e.g. THEO-103H Introduction to Theology Honors) indicates the course is part of the Honors Program for traditional undergraduate students.  If there is an equivalent course in the Core Curriculum, the “H” course will count as Core Curriculum credit.

A course number followed by the letter L (e.g. BIOL-220L Cell Biology Lab) indicates that it is a laboratory course.