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Applied Mathematics

For students attending: South Suburban College
Who plan to major in: Applied Mathematics

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, 111, 202, 203, 204, 206, 207; HIS 109, 110, 203, 204; HFA 201, 202; HUM 161, 210; or PHL 101, 102, 103.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANT 101; ECO 201, 202; GEO 103, 104; PSC 101, 102, 108, 210; PSY 101, 103, 105, 202, 204, 205, 206, 211, 212, 220; SSS 101; SOC 101, 102, 110, 204, 205, 206, 225; or URB 101, 214.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 105, 106, 107, 218, 219, 221; DRM 151, 152, 155; ENG 102, 113, 123, 124, 208; HIS 101, 151, 271; HFA 107, 120, 158, 203, 210; HUM 205, 206; MUS 115; or URB 141.
    5. Science Electives - A minimum of thirteen (13) hours is required to fulfill this requirement. An Applied Mathematics major should complete PHY 210 and additional courses chosen from the following to total 13 credit hours: BIO 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 115, 152, 185; CHM 111, 113, 114, 205; or PHY 211, 212.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Applied Mathematics program at IIT and their direct equivalents at South Suburban College:
SSC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MTH 190 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MTH 203 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MTH 204 Calculus & Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MTH 205 Differential Equations MATH 252
MTH 200 Introductory Linear Algebra MATH 332
MTH 170 Discrete Mathematics MATH 230
PHY 210 University Physics I PHYS 123
CS 121 Computer Programming CS 115 and 116
CIS 212 Visual C++ Programming CS 116