Southwestern Illinois College

Transfer Course Equivalencies for Students

Integrated Curriculum

The following is a listing of equivalent courses in general education offered at Southwestern Illinois 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

  • PHIL 152

Literature

  • LIT 113, 117, 120, 201, 202, 205, 213, 214, 215, 251, 252, 290, 291

Fine Arts

  • ART 101, 102, 103, 111, 116, 150, 211, 218
  • MUS 101, 104, 105, 110
  • SPCH 120, 256

Historical Analysis

  • ART 104, 105
  • HIST 101, 102, 114, 115, 117, 118, 151, 152, 160, 161, 180, 181, 282, 292

Social and Political Analysis

  • ANTH 150
  • POLS 150, 240, 262, 270
  • SOC 203, 230

Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

  • PSYC 151
  • SOC 153

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 102

Computer Technology Proficiency

  • OAT 146

**Math Proficiency

  • MATH 105, 106, 111, 112, 113, 114, 203, 204, 205, 213, 290, 292

**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.

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