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    Computer Science or Computer Information Systems

    For students attending: City Colleges of Chicago
    Who plan to major in: Computer Science or Computer Information Systems

    Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies below.

    1. GENERAL EDUCATION PROGRAM - Please consult the General Education section of the current IIT Bulletin for complete requirements.
      1. Basic Writing Proficiency - Students must show basic writing proficiency by receiving a satisfactory score on the Writing Proficiency Examination or by passing an English Composition course.
      2. Humanities - Choose one course from the following: COMP REL 102, 103, 106, 107; HIST 111, 112, 113, 141, 142, 221, 222, 230, 231, 232, 233; HUM 201, 202, 205, 206, 207, 210, 212; LIT 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 126, 127, 150, 211, 220, 221, 223, 299; or PHIL 106, 107, 108, 110, 201, 202, 215, 219.
      3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANTH 201, 202, 210, 219, 220; COMP REL 108; ECON 101, 113, 201, 202, 203, 204; GEOG 101, 102, 115, 212; POLS 200, 201, 202, 203, 205, 206, 211, 215; PSYC 201, 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 220, 222, 223, 224; SOC SCI 101, 102, 103, 105, 106, 221; or SOC 110, 201, 202, 203, 205, 207, 209, 210, 211, 225, 235, 241, 280, 281.
      4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: AFRI AMER 101; ARCH 104, 105; ART 103, 114, 130; COMP REL 101; ENGL 203; FINE ARTS 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 110; HIST 114, 115, 117, 118, 210, 211, 212, 215, 216, 243, 245, 247, 248; HUM 105, 107, 123, 141, 203, 208, 215, 220, 250; LIT 115, 124, 125, 128, 130, 131, 133, 137, 155; MUSIC 121, 122, 124, 221, 223, 224; PHIL 225; or THE 134.
      5. Science Electives for Computer Science majors - A minimum of fourteen (14) hours is required to fulfill this requirement. At least one natural science or engineering elective must be in a field other than physics. A CS major should complete PHY 235 and 236 and two additional courses chosen from the following to total 14 credit hours: ASTR 201, 202, BIOL 101, 102, 104, 106, 109, 110, 113, 114, 115, 116, 119, 121, 122; BOTANY 201, 202; CHEM 105, 121, 122, 201, 203, 212; MICRO 119, 233, 234; PHYS 237; or ZOOL 211, 212, 216.
    2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Computer Science or Computer Information Systems programs at IIT and their direct equivalents at the City Colleges of Chicago:
    CCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
    MATH 207 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
    MATH 208 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
    MATH 209 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III MATH 251 (see note 1)
    MATH 210 or Differential Equations MATH 252 (see note 1)
    MATH 212 Linear Algebra MATH 332 (see note 1)
    PHYS 235 Engineering Physics I PHYS 123
    PHYS 235 and 236 Engineering Physics I and II PHYS 123 and 221 (see note 1)
    CHEM 201 General Chemistry I CHEM 124 (see note 2)
    BIOL 114 or General Education Biology BIOL 107 (see note 2)
    BIOL 115 Human Biology BIOL 115 (see note 2)
    PSYC 201 General Psychology PSYC 221 (see note 2)
    PS 201 The National Government PS 200 (see note 2)
    CIS 144 Introduction to JAVA Programming Language CS 115 and 116
    CIS 244 Advanced JAVA Programming Language CS 331
    MATH 146 Discrete Mathematics CS 330

    Note 1. Required for the Computer Science program.
    Note 2. Required for the Computer Information Systems program.

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