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Applied Physics

For students attending: Kankakee Community College
Who plan to major in: Applied Physics

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLISH 1613 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: English (1713-2813) History, Humanities,  or Philosophy. 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, Social Sciences, or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II. Required courses for the Applied Physics degree:

KKC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 2515 Calculus/Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 2524 Calculus/Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 2534 Calculus/Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MATH 2613 Differential Equations MATH 252
PHYS 2614 Physics I PHYS 123
PHYS 2624 Physics II PHYS 221
PHYS 2634 Physics III PHYS 223
CHEM 1614 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
CHEM 1624 General Chemistry II CHEM 125
COSC 2613 Computer Prog. for Science and Engineering CS 105

III.  Engineering Specializations:
      A. Aersopace Engineering: Choose ENGR 2503 and 2533
      B. Electrical Engineering: Choose ENGR 2613
      C. Mechanical Engineering: Choose ENGR 2503, 2523, and 2533 

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

Updated October 2018