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Social and Economic Development Policy

For students attending: Oakton Community 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 EGL 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: English (any course from 113-242, except 150, 210, and 212), History, Humanities, or Philosophy (not 105).  
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology (not 230, 231, or 240), Social Sciences (not 240), or Sociology (not 240). 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course
  • E. Mathematics - Choose either MAT 125, 143, 149.
  • F. Science - Choose 11 hours from the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Earth Science.
  • G. Free Electives – Choose six courses with an IAI designation

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

OAKTON COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MAT 190

Business Statistics

BUS 221 (Math Elect)

CIS 101 or CSC 155

Introduction to Computer Information Systems or C++ Computer Science I

CS 110 or 105

ECO 201

Principles of Economics I

ECON 152

ECO 202

Principles of Economics II

ECON 151

PSC 102

State and Local Government (see note 2)

PS 214

PSC 201

Comparative Government

PS 232

BUS 221

Business Law I

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