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Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Materials Science and Engineering

For students attending: Harper College
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: 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 Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Materials Science & 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 124
PHY 201 General Physics I PHYS 123
PHY 202 General Physics II PHYS 221
CSC 121 Computer Science I CS 104 or 105
EGR 210 Analytical Mechanics (Statics) MMAE 200
EGR 211 Analytical Mechanics (Dynamics) MMAE 305 (see note 1)
EGR 212 Mechanics of Solids MMAE 202

Note 1. Required only for Mechanical Engineering.