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Social and Economic Development Policy

For students attending: McHenry County College
Who plan to major in: Social and Economic Development Policy

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: Art (150, 151, 171-174); English (240-277), History, Music (151-154), or Philosophy (not 155).  
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology (not 255), Economics, Geography (202-220), Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology.
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Mathematics - Choose either MAT 150, 165, or 170.
  • F. Science - Choose 11 hours from the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, or Physics.  Two courses must be in the same subject, and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • G. Free Electives – Choose six courses with an IAI designation

II. Required courses for the Social and Economic Development Policy degree:

MCC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MAT165 or 170

College Algebra Trig or Finite Mathematics

Math Elect

PRG 105 or CS 121

Programming Logic or Computer Science I

CS 110 or CS 105

ECO 251

Microeconomics

ECON 151

ECO 252

Macroeconomics

ECON 152

PLT 155

State and Local Govt

PS 214

BUS 241

Legal Environment of Business

BUS 341

Note 1) International Development Specialization only.
Note 2) Urban and Regional Development Specialization only.

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

Updated October 2018