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Chemical Engineering

For students attending: Oakton Community College
Who plan to major in: Chemical 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: EGL 113, 115, 117, 129, 221, 222, 224, 225, 226, 230, 231, 232, 234, 235, 241, 242; HIS 111, 112, 120, 131, 132, 135, 207, 221, 222; HUM 120, 121, 127; or PHL 106, 107, 170, 180, 205, 215, 230, 231, 240.
    3. Social Sciences -Choose one course from the following: ANT 202, 203, 204, 210; ECO 110, 201, 202, 203; GEG 120, 122, 130, 205; PSC 101, 102, 103, 104, 110, 111, 201, 202, 210; PSY 101, 103, 107, 108, 115, 120, 130, 201, 203, 204, 205, 206, 211, 221, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 241; SOC 101, 103, 104, 210, 220, 230, 232, 233, 234; or SSC 101, 105, 201, 205, 206.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 111, 112, 113, 114; EGL 260; HIS 113, 114, 115, 121, 139, 140, 211, 216, 226, 227, 233, 235, 236, 240, 260; HUM 122, 123, 125, 126, 131, 133, 140, 142, 160, 165, 220; or MUS 145, 236.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Chemical Engineering program at IIT and their direct equivalents at Oakton Community College:
OAKTON COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MAT 250 Calculus I MATH 151
MAT 251 Calculus II MATH 152
MAT 252 Calculus III MATH 251
MAT 262 Ordinary Differential Equations MATH 252
PHY 221 and 222 General Physics I and II PHYS 123 and 221
CSC 155 or C++ Computer Science I CS 105
CSC 156 JAVA Computer Science I CS 105
CHM 122 General College Chemistry II CHEM 125
CHM 221 or Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237
CHM 223 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237
CHM 222 or Organic Chemistry II CHEM 239
CHM 224 Organic Chemistry II CHEM 239