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Biomedical Engineering

For students attending: College of DuPage
Who plan to major in: Biomedical 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: ENGLI 1130, 1150, 1151, 1152, 1153, 1154, 1156, 1158, 1159, 1160, 1165, 2220, 2221, 2222, 2223, 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.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Biomedical Engineering 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
PHYSI 2111 Physics for Science & Engineering I PHYS 123
PHYSI 2112 Physics for Science & Engineering II PHYS 221
CIS 2485 or CIS 2571 C++ for Science and Engineering or Introduction to JAVA CS 115 and 116
ENGR 2201 Statics  MMAE 200 (see note 1)
ENGR 2210 Circuit Analysis & Theory ECE 211
ENGR 2213 Introduction to Digital Systems ECE 218
CHEMI 1551  Principles of Chemistry I  CHEM 124 
CHEM 1552 Principles of Chemistry II CHEM 125
CHEMI 2551  Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237 (see note 1)
CHEM 2552 Organic Chemistry II CHEM 239 (see note 1)
BIOLO 1152 Principles of Biological Science II BIOL 115 and 117

Note 1) Required only for the Cell and Tissue Engineering Track.

Updated February 2017