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Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) & Wheaton College (WC) – Five year Joint Program
BA in Liberal Arts/Engineering - WC
BS in Computer Engineering - IIT

First Semester

MATH 231

4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 151)

PHYS 231

4

(WC)

(Note 2)

First Year Seminar

4

(WC)

 

Foreign Language

4

(WC)

 

ENGR 101

1

(WC)

(IIT – ECE 100)

Total

17

Hours

 

 

Second Semester

MATH 232

4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 152)

PHYS 232

4

(WC)

(Note 2)

Writing

0-4

(WC)

 

Old Testament

4

(WC)

 

Wellness

0-2

(WC)

 

ENGR 105

2

(WC)

(Note 3)

Total

18

Hours

 

 

Third Semester

ENGR 201

4

(WC)

(IIT – MMAE 200)

PHYS 321

4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 251) (Note 4)

PHYS 333

2

(WC)

(Note 2)

PHYS 334

2

(WC)

 

Communication

0-2

(WC)

 

Thematic Core Course

4

(WC)

 

Total

18

Hours

 

 

Fourth Semester

PHYS 322

4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 252) (Note 4)

New Testament

4

(WC)

 

Thematic Core Course

4

(WC)

 

Thematic Core Course

4

(WC)

 

Visual and Performing Arts

2

(WC)

 

Total

18

Hours

 

 

Fifth Semester

ENGR 125

2

(WC)

(Note 3)

CHEM 231

4

(WC)

(IIT – CHEM 122)

Christian Thought

4

(WC)

 

Thematic Core Course (with AIS tag)

4

(WC)

 

CS 115

2

(IIT)

 

Total

16

Hours

 

 

Sixth Semester

ENGR 204

4

(WC)

 

Capstone Experience

2

(WC)

 

Visual and Performing Arts

2

(WC)

 

CS 116

2

(IIT)

 

ECE 211

3

(IIT)

 

ECE 218

4

(IIT)

 

Total

17

Hours

 

 

Seventh Semester

CS 330

3

(IIT)

 

CS 331

3

(IIT)

 

ECE 213

4

(IIT)

 

ECE 242

3

(IIT)

 

MATH 374

3

(IIT)

 

Total

16

Hours

 

 

Eighth Semester

CS 351

3

(IIT)

 

ECE 307, 308, 312, or 319

3/4

(IIT)

 

ECE 311

4

(IIT)

 

MATH 333 or 350

3

(IIT)

 

Science Elective

3

(IIT)

(Note 5)

Total

16/17

Hours      

 

 

Ninth Semester

ECE 441

4

(IIT)

 

ECE 485

3

(IIT)

 

Computer Systems/Software Elective

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 6)

Professional ECE Elective

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 7)

IPRO Elective

3

(IIT)

 

Total

16/18

Hours

 

 

Tenth  Semester

CS 450

3

(IIT)

 

ECE 429 or 446

3/4

(IIT)

 

Professional ECE Elective

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 7)

IPRO Elective

3

(IIT)

 

Total

12/14

Hours

 

 

 

 

 

Total for Program

164/169

Hours

Minimum

Note 1) See Humanities and Social Sciences requirements.

Note 2) PHYS 231, 232, and 333 (WC) = PHYS 123, 221, and 224 (IIT).

Note 3) This course is strongly recommended but not required.

Note 4) Students may substitute MATH 331 and 333 (WC) for PHYS 321 and 322 (WC).

Note 5) Students may choose from: BIOL 105, BIOL 114, CHEM 126, or MS 201.

Note 6) Choose one of ECE 407, 408, 443, 449, CS 425, or CS 487.

Note 7) Professional ECE electives may be chosen from the 400-level IIT ECE courses identified with a (P) in the course descriptions, and any 400-level computer science course except CS 485. A maximum of three credits of ECE 491 - Undergraduate Research or ECE 497 – Special Programs may be used as a professional elective with adviser approval. Note 7) Adviser-approved course from engineering, science, mathematics, or computer science that is more advanced than the academic level of the student.

Note 8) Consult your academic advisers regarding the completion of courses in a summer term to reduce your academic load in the fall or spring term.

Note 9) A minimum of 45 semester hours must be completed at IIT.

 Updated – December 2016