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Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Molecular Biochemistry & Biophysics

For students attending: Kankakee Community College

Who plan to major in: Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Molecular Biochemistry & Biophysics

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: ENGL 1713, 1743, 1853, 2553, 2613, 2623, 2773; HIST 1513, 1533, 2513, 2523; HUMS 1513, 2613; PHIL 2513, 2523, 2543.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANTH 1713; ECON 1553, 1563; GEOG 1513; PLSC 1513, 1523, 1553, 2613; PSYC 1813, 2513, 2553, 2563, 2773; SOSC 1543; or SOCY 2513, 2523, 2543, 2553.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ARTS 1553, 1613, 1623, 1633, 1713; HIST 1643, 1823, 1913, 2533; HUMS 1813, 1833; MUSC 1513; or PHIL 2533.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Molecular Biochemistry & Biophysics programs at IIT and their direct equivalents at Kankakee Community College:
KCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 2515 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 2523 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 2535 Calculus & Analytic Geometry III MATH 251 (see note 1)
MATH 2613 Differential Equations MATH 252 (see note 1)
PHYS 2614 Physics I PHYS 123
PHYS 2624 Physics II PHYS 221
PHYS 2634 Physics III PHYS 224 (see note 2)
CHEM 1514 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
CHEM 1524 General Chemistry II CHEM 125
CHEM 2714 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237
CHEM 2724 Organic Chemistry II CHEM 239 and 240
BIOL 1514 General Biology I BIOL 107 and 109 (see note 3 )
BIOL 1524 or General Biology II BIOL 115 and 117 (see note 3)
BIOL 2644 Anatomy & Physiology I BIOL 115 and 117 (see note 3)
BIOL 2714 Microbiology BIOL 210 and 225 (see note 3)
COSC 2513 Introduction to Computer Science CS 105

Note 1. Not required for Biology. Math 252 not required for Biochemistry.
Note 2. Not required for Biochemistry and Chemistry.
Note 3. Required for the Biochemistry, Biology and the Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics programs.