Waubonsee Community College

Transfer Course Equivalencies for Students

Integrated Curriculum

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

  • Philosophy 100, 105

Religious Studies in Context

  • Philosophy 120

Literature

  • English 211, 212, 215, 220, 221, 222, 225, 226, 227, 229, 230, 235, 240, 245, 255, 260, 265

Fine Arts

  • Art 100, 110, 120, 140, 155, 260
  • Film 250
  • Music 100, 101, 102, 121
  • Theater 100, 201

Historical Analysis

  • Art 101, 102, 103
  • History 101, 102, 111, 112, 121, 122, 125, 171, 172, 191, 192, 205, 215, 225, 235

Social and Political Analysis

  • Anthropology 101, 120
  • Geography 220
  • Political Science 100, 220, 240, 260
  • Social Science 110
  • Sociology 120, 210, 230

Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences

  • Psychology 100
  • Sociology 100

Physical Science

  • Astronomy 105, 110
  • Chemistry 100, 101, 106, 121, 122
  • Earth Science 100, 101, 120
  • Geography 121
  • Physics 103, 104, 111, 112, 221, 222

Life Science

  • Biology 100, 101, 110, 111, 120, 122, 250

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 110

Math Proficiency**

  • MTH 101, 111, 112, 131, 132, 201, 202, 210, 211, 233, 236, 240

**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
Waubonsee Community College
  • MKT 200
  • MGT 200
  • ACC 120
  • ACC 121
  • BUS 240
  • FIN 200
  • ECN 122
  • ECN 121
  • MTH 131 or MTH 211
  • BUS 207* or MTH 107

*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 or PSY 355
  • Additional Math Courses
Waubonsee Community College
  • BIO 270
  • BIO 272
  • BIO 250
  • CHM 100 and 101
  • CHM 102 and 103
  • PSY 100
  • PSY 205
  • PSY 240
  • N/A
  • MTH 107
  • MTH 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
Waubonsee Community College
  • PSY 100
  • MTH 107

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  • PSY 205
  • None
  • PSY 220
  • PSY 226
  • PSY 215

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  • PSY 235
  • PSY 250
  • None
  • PSY 240
  • None
  • None

.

  • None
  • None
  • None
  • None

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  • PSY 245
  • None
  • None
  • None

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