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Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Materials Science and Engineering

For students attending: City Colleges of Chicago
Who plan to major in: Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Materials Science and 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: COMPARATIVE RELIGION 102, 103, 106, 107; HISTORY 111, 112, 113, 141, 142, 230, 232, 233; HUMANITIES 201, 202, 205, 206, 207, 210, 212; LITERATURE 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 126, 127, 150, 211, 220, 221, 223, 299; or PHILOSOPHY 106, 107, 108, 110, 201, 202, 215.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANTHROPOLOGY 201, 202, 210; COMPARATIVE RELIGION 108; ECONOMICS 201, 202; GEOGRAPHY 101, 102, 115; POLITICAL SCIENCE 200, 201, 202, 203, 205, 206, 211, 215; PSYCHOLOGY 201, 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 213, 214, 215, 222, 223, 224; SOCIAL SCIENCE 101, 102, 103, 105, 106, 221; or SOCIOLOGY 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: AFRICANA STUDIES101; ARCHITECTURE 104, 105; ART 103, 114, 130;COMPARATIVE RELIGION 101; FINE ARTS 103, 104, 105, 107, 108, 110; HISTORY 114, 115, 117, 118, 210, 211, 212, 215, 216, 243, 247, 248; HUMANITIES 105, 107, 123, 141, 203, 208, 215; LITERATURE 115, 124, 125, 128, 130, 131, 133, 137, 155; MUSIC 121, 122, 124, 221, 223, 224; PHILOSOPHY 225; or THEATHER ART 134.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Materials Science and 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
CIS 142 or ENGR 190 C-based Programming Language or Computer Applications in Engineering CS 104
CHEM 201 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
PHYS 235 Mechanics & Wave Motion PHYS 123
PHYS 236 Electricity & Magnetism PHYS 221
PHYS 237 Heat, Light & Modern Physics PHYS 224 (see note 1)
PHYS 215 Statics MMAE 200
PHYS 216 Dynamics MMAE 305 (see note 2)
PHYS 217 Mechanics of Materials MMAE 202

Note 1. Required for Materials Science and Engineering only.
Note 2. Not required for Materials Science and Engineering.

Updated February 2017