South Suburban College

Transfer Course Equivalencies for Students

Integrated Curriculum

The following is a listing of equivalent courses in general education offered at South Suburban 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 102

Religious Studies in Context

  • Philosophy 103

Literature

  • Drama 152
  • English 103, 104, 111, 202, 203, 204, 206, 207, 208

Fine Arts

  • Art 101, 107, 111, 112, 201, 205, 206, 219
  • Drama 151, 157
  • Fine Arts 120
  • HFA 108
  • Music 106, 116

Historical Analysis

  • Art 105, 106, 218
  • History 101, 109, 110, 203, 204, 271

Social and Political Analysis

  • Anthropology 101
  • Political Science 101, 102, 108, 210
  • Sociology 102, 225

Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

  • Psychology 101
  • Sociology 101

Physical Science

  • Astronomy 101
  • Chemistry 111, 113, 114
  • Geology 101
  • Physical Science 101
  • Physics 101, 102, 210, 211

Life Science

  • Biology 102, 103, 105, 106, 224

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

  • CS 105

**Math Proficiency

  • MTH 115, 145, 146, 161, 165, 167, 169, 170, 180, 190, 200, 203, 204, 205

**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
South Suburban College
  • BUS 203
  • BUS 220
  • ACC 120
  • ACC 121
  • None
  • None
  • ECO 202
  • ECO 201
  • MTH 180 or MTH 190
  • MTH 211

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
South Suburban College
  • BIO 185
  • BIO 186
  • BIO 224
  • CHM 111 or 113
  • CHM 205
  • PSY 101
  • PSY 211
  • PSY 206
  • N/A
  • MTH 126 or 211
  • MTH 115 or Above 161

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
South Suburban College
  • PSY 101
  • MTH 211

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  • PSY 211
  • None
  • None
  • PSY 212
  • None

.

  • PSY 204
  • PSY 205
  • None
  • PSY 206
  • None
  • None

.

  • None
  • None
  • None
  • None

.

  • PSY 105
  • None
  • None
  • None

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