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Architecture

For students attending: Joliet Junior College
Who plan to major in: Architecture

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: ENG 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 208, 209, 220, 250, 260, 270; HIST 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 200, 201, 250; or PHIL 101, 102, 103.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose two courses from the following: ANTH 101, 275; ECON 100, 103, 104, 111, 210, 220; GEOG 102, 104, 106; PSCI 101, 102, 103; PSYC 101, 102, 205, 206, 207, 208, 210, 215, 250, 273; or SOC 101, 220, 240, 270, 280, 290, 293, 295.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 115, 116, 117, 118; ENG 109, 190; HIST 210, 220, 230, 240, 260, 290, 293; MUS 101, 102, 103, 107, 201, 202; or THEA 101.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Architecture program at IIT and their direct equivalents at Joliet Junior College:
JJC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 135 Plane Trigonometry MATH 119
MATH 150 Mathematical Analysis for Business MATH 122
PHYS 101 General Physics I PHYS 200
CIS 124 Beginning Microcomputer Applications ARCH 125
CADD 120 3D Computer Aided Drafting ARCH 225 (see note 1)

Note 1. The above courses are recommended equivalents to courses in the first year of the Bachelor of Architecture curriculum at IIT. Transfer credit will be granted based on a portfolio review. Contact the Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs - College of Architecture for more information (312)567-3230.