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Electrical or Computer Engineering

For students attending: Harper College
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: HST 105, 111, 112, 141, 142, 151, 152, 212, 245, 261; HUM 101, 102, 104, 105, 120, 125; LIT 105, 110, 112, 115, 206, 207, 210, 215, 216, 217, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 231, 232, 241; or PHI 105, 115, 120, 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 205, 210, 220, 231, 232.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANT 101, 202, 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210; ECO 200, 210, 211, 212; GEG 100, 101, 103, 104, 210; PSC 101, 220, 250, 260, 270, 280; PSY 101, 210, 216, 217, 218, 220, 225, 228, 230, 235, 245; or SOC 101, 120, 205, 210, 215, 230, 235.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 114, 130, 131, 132; HST 121, 153, 210, 214, 219, 231, 232, 241, 242, 243; HUM 103, 110; LIT 208, 219; LNG 105, 205; or MUS 103, 104, 120; PHI 101, 102.
  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 Harper College:
HARPER COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MTH 200 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MTH 201 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MTH 202 Calculus with Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MTH 212 Differential Equations MATH 252
CHM 121 General Chemistry I CHEM 122
CHM 122 or BIO 110
General Chemistry II or Principles of Biology Science Elective (CHEM 126 or BIOL 107)
PHY 201 General Physics I PHYS 123
PHY 202 General Physics III PHYS 221
PHY 203 General Physics III PHYS 224
EGR 210 Analytical Mechanics (Statics) MMAE 200 (see note 1)
EGR 110 Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering ECE 100
EGR 260 Introduction to Circuit Analysis  ECE 211
EGR 270 Introduction to Digital Systems ECE 218
CSC 214 Introduction to JAVA Programming CS 115 and 116
CSC 216 (CPE only) Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis CS 331
MTH 220 (CPE only) Discrete Mathematics CS 330

Note 1. MMAE 200 will apply as the engineering science elective in both degree programs.

Updated February 2017