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Applied Mathematics

For students attending: College of DuPage
Who plan to major in: Applied Mathematics

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: ENGLI 1130, 1150, 1151, 1152, 1153, 1154, 1156, 1158, 1159, 1160, 1165, 2220, 2221, 2222, 2224, 2226, 2227, 2228; HIST 1110, 1120, 1130, 1140, 2235, 2245, 2260; HUM 1102, 1105, 1110; PHILO 1100, 1110, 1112, 1114, 1116, 1130, 1145, 1150, 1170, 1175, 2200; REL 1150.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANTHR 1100, 1105, 1120, 1130; ECONO 2201, 2202, 2210, 2220; GEOG 1100, 1105, 1120, 1130, 1140, 2204, 2205, 2220, 2221, 2223, 2235; POLS 1100, 1101, 1160, 2203, 2220, 2221; PSYCH 1100, 1140, 1150, 2205, 2210, 2220, 2230, 2233, 2235, 2237, 2240, 2255, 2260, 2270; SOC SCI 1100; or SOCIO 1100, 1120, 2210, 2215, 2220, 2230, 2251, 2252, 2253.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 1100, 2211, 2212, 2213, 2214; ENGLI 1125, 1135, 1157; HIST 2205, 2215, 2220, 2225, 2230, 2240, 2265, 2270; HUM 1101; MUSIC 1100, 1104, 1105, 1115; PHILO 1125, 1160, 2250; REL 1100, 1110, 1120, 1155, 2160; or THEAT 1100, 1104.
    5. Science Electives - A minimum of thirteen (13) hours is required to fulfill this requirement. An Applied Mathematics major should complete PHY 251 and additional courses chosen from the following to total 13 credit hours: ANAT 1500, 1551, 1552; CHEMI 1105, 1211, 1212, 1551; BIOLO 1100, 1110, 1120, 1140, 1151, 1152, 2150; PHYSI 2112, 2115.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Applied Mathematics program at IIT and their direct equivalents at College of DuPage:
COD COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 2231 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 2232 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 2233 Calculus & Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MATH 2270 Differential Equations MATH 252
MATH 2115 Discrete Mathematics MATH 230
MATH 2245 Linear Algebra MATH 332
PHYSI 2111 Physics for Science & Engineering I PHYS 123
CIS 2541 C++ Language Programming CS 115 and 116
CIS 2485 C++ for Science and Engineering CS 115 and 116
CIS 2571 Introduction to JAVA CS 115 and 116