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Electrical or Computer Engineering

For students attending: City Colleges of Chicago
Who plan to major in: Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering

Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies below.

  1. GENERAL EDUCATION PROGRAM - Please consult the General Education section of the current IIT Bulletin for complete requirements.
    1. Basic Writing Proficiency - Students must show basic writing proficiency by receiving a satisfactory score on the Writing Proficiency Examination or by passing an English Composition course.
    2. Humanities - Choose one course from the following: RELIGN 102, 103, 106, 107; HISTORY 111, 112, 113, 141, 142, 230, 232, 233; HUM 201, 202, 205, 206, 207, 210, 212; LIT 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 126, 127, 150, 211, 220, 221, 223, 299; or PHIL 106, 107, 108, 110, 201, 202, 215.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANTHRO 201, 202, 210; RELIGN 108; ECON 201, 202, 203, 204; GEOG 101, 102, 115; POL SCI 200, 201, 202, 203, 205, 206, 211, 215; PSYCH 201, 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 213, 214, 215, 217, 222, 223, 224; SOC SCI 101, 102, 103, 105, 106, 221; or SOC 110, 201, 202, 203, 205, 207, 209, 210, 211, 225, 241, 280.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: AFRO AM 101; ARCHITC 104, 105; ART 103, 114, 130; RELIGN 101; FIN ART 103, 104, 105, 107, 108, 110; HISTORY 114, 115, 117, 118, 210, 211, 212, 215, 216, 243, 247, 248; HUM 105, 107, 123, 141, 203, 208, 215; LIT 115, 124, 125, 128, 130, 131, 133, 137, 155; MUSIC 121, 122, 124, 221, 223, 224; PHIL 225; or THR ART 134.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Computer or Electrical Engineering programs at IIT and their direct equivalents at the City Colleges of Chicago:
CCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 207 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 208 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 209 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MATH 210 Differential Equations MATH 252
PHYSICS 235 Engineering Physics I:Mechanics & Wave Motion PHYS 123
PHYSICS 236 Engineering Physics II:Electricity & Magnetism PHYS 221
PHYSICS 237 Engineering Physics III: Heat light and Modern Physics PHYS 224
CHEM 201 General Chemistry I CHEM 122
CHEM 203 or General Chemistry II Science Elective (CHEM 126)
BIOLOGY 101 or General Biology I Science Elective (BIOL 107)
BIOLOGY 114 or General Education Biology Science Elective (BIOL 107)
BIOLOGY 121 Biology I Science Elective (BIOL 107)
PHYSICS 215 Statics MMAE 200 (see note 1)
CIS 144 Introduction to JAVA Programming Language CS 115 and 116
MATH 146 (CPE only) Discrete Mathematics CS 330
CIS 244 (CPE only) Advanced Java-based Programming Language CS 331

Note 1. MMAE 200 can be used for the technical elective in EE or the engineering science elective in CPE.