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Behavioral Health and Wellness

For students attending: Elgin Community College
Who plan to major in: Behavioral Health and Wellness

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLISH 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: History, Humanities (not 116), International Studies, or Literature. 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology (not 230, 231), Economics, Geography, Political Science (not 219), Psychology (not 201), or Sociology.
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Science Electives - Choose 11 hours from the following subjects:  Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry (not 101) or Physics.  Two courses must be in the same subject, and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose five courses with an IAI designation.

 II. Required courses for the Behavioral Health and Wellness degree:

ECC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MTH 104 or 125

Liberal Arts Mathematics or Finite Math for Business and Mgmt

Math Elect

CIS 105

Introduction to Programming

CS 105

PSY 100

Intro to Psychology

PSYC 221

PSY 215

Introduction to Social Psychology

PSYC 310

PSY 216

Abnormal Psychology

PSYC 303

SOC 100

Introduction to Sociology

SOC 200

 

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018