Triton College

Transfer Course Equivalencies for Students

Integrated Curriculum

The following is a listing of equivalent courses in general education offered at Triton 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, 106

Religious Studies in Context

  • Philosophy 105

Literature

  • English 101, 102, 103, 105, 113, 114, 231, 285, 288
  • Humanities 151, 152

Fine Arts

  • Art 110, 114, 117, 119, 120, 140, 141, 151
  • Dance 110
  • MCM 150
  • Music 105, 110, 216
  • Speech 130, 141, 161

Historical Analysis

  • Art 111, 112
  • History 121, 122, 141, 142, 151, 152, 156, 191, 192
  • Humanities 165

Social and Political Analysis

  • Anthropology 103, 150
  • Geography 105, 106
  • Political Science 150, 151, 184
  • Sociology 131, 225, 235
  • Speech 112

Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

  • Psychology 100
  • Sociology 100

Physical Science

  • Astronomy 100, 101, 102
  • Chemistry 100, 110, 140, 141
  • Geography 200, 201
  • Geology 101
  • Physical Science 100, 142
  • Physics 100, 101, 102, 106, 107

Life Science

  • Biology 100, 101, 104, 105, 106, 107, 122, 150, 151, 222

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

  • Rhetoric 101 and Rhetoric 102

Computer Technology Proficiency

  • CIS 101

Math Proficiency**

  • MAT 101, 102, 110, 111, 114, 116, 117, 124, 131, 133, 134, 135, 224, 341

**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
Triton College
  • MKT 127
  • BUS 150
  • ACC 101
  • ACC 105
  • None
  • None
  • ECO 103
  • ECO 102
  • MAT 131 or MAT 134
  • MAT 170

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
Triton College
  • BIS 240
  • BIS 241
  • BIS 122 or 222
  • CHM 140
  • CHM 132
  • PSY 100
  • EDU 206
  • PSY 238
  • N/A
  • MAT 170
  • MAT 101, 102, 110 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 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
Triton College
  • PSY 100
  • MAT 170

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  • None
  • None
  • PSY 216
  • PSY 222
  • PSY 228

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  • PSY 201
  • PSY 210
  • None
  • PSY 238
  • None
  • None

.

  • None
  • None
  • None
  • None

.

  • PSY 245
  • None
  • None
  • None

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