College of DuPage

Transfer Course Equivalencies for Students

Integrated Curriculum

The following is a listing of equivalent courses in general education offered at College of DuPage, which will be accepted in transfer in each area. Students complete one course in each category below. In addition to completing the Integrated Curriculum Areas of Knowledge and major requirements, students will be required to fulfill certain skill sets and proficiencies.

Areas of Knowledge

Inquiry Into Ethics and Justice

  • Philosophy 1100, 1110, 1112, 1114, 1116, 1160
  • Humanities 1102

Religious Studies in Context

  • Philosophy 1150
  • Religious Studies 1100, 1110, 1150, 2160

Literature

  • English 1130, 1150, 1151, 1152, 1153, 1160, 1165, 2220, 2221, 2223, 2224, 2226, 2227, 2228

Fine Arts

  • Art 1100, 1101, 1105, 1151, 1152, 2214, 2221, 2231, 2275
  • Dance 1100
  • English 1135
  • Humanities 1101
  • Music 1100, 1101, 1104, 1106, 1115
  • Photography 1100
  • Theater 1100, 1104, 1111

Historical Analysis

  • Art 2211, 2212, 2213
  • History 1110, 1120, 1130, 1140, 1160, 2205, 2210, 2215, 2220, 2225, 2230, 2235, 2240, 2245, 2260
  • Philosophy 1117, 1118

Social and Political Analysis

  • Anthropology 1000, 1100, 1101
  • Business 2255
  • Geography 1100, 1105, 1130
  • Political Science 1100, 1101, 1160, 2203, 2220, 2221
  • Sociology 1120, 2210, 2215

Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

  • Psychology 1100
  • Sociology 1100

Physical Science

  • Chemistry 1105, 1211, 1551, 1552
  • Earth 1101, 1102, 1110, 1115, 1122, 1124, 1130, 1140
  • Physics 1100, 1201, 1202, 2111, 2112

Life Science

  • Biology 1100, 1110, 1151, 1152
  • Botany 2350
  • Microbiology 1420

Proficiency Course Information

In addition to completing a course within each of the categories listed in the above Areas of Knowledge section, each student is also required to complete proficiencies in four areas. These may be fulfilled through completion of the courses listed below, or in some cases, through ACT scores, AP credits, or proficiency exams at Elmhurst College. Please contact the Office of Admission for more information.

Writing Proficiency

  • English 1101 and English 1102

Computer Technology Proficiency

  • CIS 1150

Math Proficiency**

  • MATH 1108, 1218, 1220, 1321, 1322, 1428, 1431, 1432, 1533, 2115, 2134, 2231, 2232, 2233, 2245, 2270

**Bolded course numbers can only meet the proficiency for early childhood, elementary or special education majors. All other majors should not take the bolded courses.

Skills and Value Development Tags

All students at Elmhurst must complete courses that reinforce and develop key skills and values. Like the areas of knowledge, these “tagged” courses are built around specific outcomes approved by the faculty and come from a variety of disciplines.

Major Specific Course Equivalencies

Business

Following are course equivalencies for the business core at Elmhurst College:

Elmhurst College
  • BUS 230
  • BUS 250
  • BUS 261
  • BUS 262
  • BUS 271
  • BUS 340
  • ECO 210
  • ECO 211
  • MTH 151 or MTH 162
  • MTH 345
College of DuPage
  • Marketing 2210
  • Management 2210
  • Accounting 2140
  • Accounting 2150
  • Business 2255
  • None
  • Economics 2202
  • Economics 2201
  • Math 2231 or Math 2134
  • Math 1635

Nursing

Following are course equivalencies for the nursing core at Elmhurst College:

Elmhurst College
  • BIO 107
  • BIO 108
  • BIO 221
  • CHM 101
  • CHM 103
  • PSY 210
  • PSY 315
  • PSY 327
  • BIO 419
  • MTH 345, 346 or PSY 355
  • Additional Math Courses
College of DuPage
  • ANAT/PHYS 1551 or 1571
  • ANAT/PHYS 1552 or 1572
  • MICRO 1420
  • CHEMI 1211 or 1551
  • CHEMI 1212 and CHEMI 2213*
  • PSYCH 1100
  • PSYCH 2237
  • PSYCH 2260
  • N/A
  • MATH 1635
  • MATH 1108 or 1218 (or higher)

*Please contact a transfer admission counselor at 630-617-3400 with questions regarding this requirement.

Psychology

Following are course equivalencies for the psychology major at Elmhurst College:

Elmhurst College
  • PSY 210
  • PSY 355, MTH 345, MTH 346

One course from the following:

  • PSY 315
  • PSY 316
  • PSY 317
  • PSY 318
  • PSY 319

Two courses from the following:

  • PSY 303
  • PSY 312
  • PSY 313
  • PSY 327
  • PSY 421
  • PSY 424

One course from the following:

  • PSY 411
  • PSY 423
  • PSY 430
  • PSY 435

One course from the following:

  • PSY 326
  • PSY 328
  • PSY 334
  • PSY 422
College of DuPage
  • PSYCH 1100
  • MATH 1635

.

  • PSY 2237
  • None
  • PSYCH 2230
  • PSYCH 2233
  • PSYCH 2235

.

  • PSYCH 2240
  • PSYCH 2255
  • None
  • PSYCH 2260
  • None
  • PSYCH 2205

.

  • None
  • None
  • None
  • None

.

  • PSYCH 2210
  • None
  • None
  • None

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