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Business Administration

For students attending: Prairie State College
Who plan to major in: Business Administration or
Business Administration and Applied Science

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 211, 212, 215, 221, 231, 232, 240, 241, 242, 261, 262, 271; HIST 111, 112, 151, 152, 201, 202; HUMAN 101, 201; or PHILO 201, 202, 204, 205.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANTHR 215, 222; GEOG 101, 102; POLSC 101, 140, 152, 230, 240; PSYCH 101, 102, 106, 202, 203, 204, 212, 215, 217; SOCSC 101; or SOCIO 101, 111, 210, 212, 215, 220.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 121, 122, 124, 126, 129, 131; ENG 220; HIST 115, 116, 140, 230; HUMAN 102, 202; MUSIC 130, 131, 132, 172; or THTRE 101, 104.
    5. Science Electives for Business Administration majors - A minimum of thirteen (13) credit hours is required to fulfill this requirement. Choose from the following to total 13 credit hours: BIOL 100, 103, 105, 106, 108, 111, 112, 150, 201, 211, 220, 221, 222; CHEM 104, 105, 110, 130, 205; or PHYS 100, 110, 120, 130, 210, 220, 230.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Business Administration or Business Administration and Applied Science programs at IIT and their direct equivalents at Prairie State College:
PRAIRIE STATE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 155 Finite Mathematics MATH 120 (see note 1)
MATH 157 Calculus for Business and Social Science MATH 121 (see note 1)
MATH 171 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151 (see note 2)
MATH 172 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II MATH 152 (see note 2)
BUS 240 or Elementary Statistics BUS 221
MATH 115 or General Education Statistics BUS 221
MATH 153 Probability and Statistics BUS 221
PHYSI 210 University Physics I PHYS 123 (see note 2)
PHYSI 220 University Physics II PHYS 221 (see note 2)
CHEM 110 General Chemistry I CHEM 124 (see note 2)
BIOL 111 or Cellular and Molecular Biology BIOL 107 (see note 2)
BIOL 112 Organismal Biology BIOL 107 (see note 2)
ITPRG 144 or Introduction to C++ Programming CS 105 or 115
ITPRG 147 Introduction to JAVA Programming CS 105 or 115
ECON 201 Macroeconomic Principles ECON 152
ECON 202 Microeconomic Principles ECON 151
BUS 131 Financial Accounting BUS 211
BUS 132 Managerial Accounting BUS 212
BUS 201 Business Law I BUS 341
BUS 241 Principles of Management BUS 301
BUS 251 Principles of Marketing BUS 371

Note 1. Students in the Business Administration program may complete MATH 155 and 157 or MATH 171 to fulfill the IIT Mathematics requirement.
Note 2. Required for the Business Administration and Applied Science program.