Joliet Junior College

Transfer Course Equivalencies for Students

Integrated Curriculum

The following is a listing of equivalent courses in general education offered at Joliet Junior College, 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 101, 103

Religious Studies in Context

  • Sociology 240

Literature

  • English 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 201, 202, 203, 208, 209, 250, 260, 270

Fine Arts

  • Art 101, 103, 104, 105, 109, 125
  • English 190
  • Music 102, 103, 104, 105, 107
  • Theater 101, 103

Historical Analysis

  • Art 115, 116, 117
  • History 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 200, 201, 220, 240, 260, 290

Social and Political Analysis

  • Anthropology 275
  • Business 114
  • Political Science 101, 102, 103
  • Sociology 220, 280, 290

Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

  • Psychology 101
  • Sociology 101

Physical Science

  • Chemistry 100, 101, 102
  • Geography 111, 112
  • Geology 101
  • Physics 100, 101, 102, 201, 202

Life Science

  • Biology 104, 107, 125, 149, 151, 152, 240

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 101 and English 102

Computer Technology Proficiency

  • CIS 126

Math Proficiency**

  • MATH 123, 124, 127, 131, 135, 137, 141, 142, 150, 153, 170, 171, 172, 210, 220

**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
Joliet Junior College
  • MKTG 101
  • MGMT 101
  • ACCY 101
  • ACCY 102
  • None
  • None
  • ECON 104
  • ECON 103
  • MTH 170 or MATH 150
  • BUS 205* or MATH 128

*Although this course satisfies the business statistics requirement, it does not apply toward the two math courses required for the Bachelor of Science degree.

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; PSY 355 Statistics
  • Additional Math Courses
Joliet Junior College
  • BIO 250
  • BIO 251
  • BIO 240
  • CHEM 100 or 101
  • CHEM 108
  • PSYC 101
  • PSYC 215
  • PSYC 205
  • N/A
  • MATH 128
  • MATH 127 or Above

Psychology

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

ELMHURST COLLEGE
  • PSY 210
  • PSY 355 or MTH 345, 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
Joliet Junior College
  • PSYC 101
  • MATH 128

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  • PSYC 215
  • None
  • None
  • None
  • PSYC 250

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  • PSYC 208
  • PSYC 207
  • None
  • PSYC 205
  • None
  • None

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  • None
  • None
  • None
  • None

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  • PSYC 206
  • None
  • None
  • None

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