Oakton Community College

Transfer Course Equivalencies for Students

Integrated Curriculum

The following is a listing of equivalent courses in general education offered at Oakton Community 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

  • Humanities 127
  • Philosophy 106, 107, 180

Religious Studies in Context

  • Philosophy 205, 240,  245

Literature

  • English 113, 115, 117, 129, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 230, 231, 232, 234, 241, 242

Fine Arts

  • Art 105, 107, 114, 115, 131, 132
  • Humanities 122, 123, 125, 131, 165
  • Music 104, 121, 145
  • Theater 103

Historical Analysis

  • Art 111, 112, 113,
  • History 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 120, 131, 132, 135, 139, 140, 207, 208, 211, 216, 221, 222, 225, 226, 233, 234, 260
  • Humanities 121
  • Philosophy 230, 231

Social and Political Analysis

  • Anthropology 202
  • Humanities 140
  • Political Science 101, 102, 103, 201, 202, 210
  • Sociology 103, 230, 232
  • Social Science 105

Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

  • Psychology 101
  • Sociology 101

Physical Science

  • Chemistry 101, 105, 121, 122
  • Earth Science 100, 101
  • Physics 101, 120, 131, 132, 221, 222

Life Science

  • Biology 101, 105, 106, 108, 121, 122, 151

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 101

Math Proficiency**

  • MAT 122, 125, 128, 129, 140, 143, 144, 149, 180, 250, 251, 252, 260, 262

**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
Oakton College
  • MKT 131
  • MGT 121
  • ACC 153
  • ACC 154
  • ITR 101
  • None
  • ECO 202
  • ECO 201
  • MAT 250 or MAT 180
  • MAT 131 or MAT 190*

*Although this course satisfies the business statistics requirement, it does not apply toward the two math courses which are 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
  • Additional Math Courses
Oakton College
  • BIO 231
  • BIO 232
  • BIO 251
  • CHM 105 or 121
  • CHM 207
  • PSY 101
  • PSY 120
  • PSY 203
  • N/A
  • MAT 131
  • MAT 122 or Above

Psychology

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

ELMHURST COLLEGE
  • PSY 210
  • PSY 355, MTH 345 or 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 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
Oakton College
  • PSY 101
  • MAT 131

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  • PSY 120
  • None
  • PSY 211
  • PSY 204
  • PSY 205

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  • PSY 202
  • PSY 206
  • None
  • None
  • None

.

  • None
  • None
  • None
  • None

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  • PSY 221
  • None
  • None
  • None

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