Illinois Valley Community College

Illinois Valley Community College
Oglesby, Illinois

Guide for transferring credit to Bradley University For students under Bradley Core Curriculum (entered or opted in fall 2016 or later)

The following courses are recommended for Illinois Valley Community College students wishing to fulfill Bradley’s Core Curriculum requirements.  Additional courses which meet the AA or AS General Education requirements will also be applied to the appropriate category.  This guide also provides Bradley Core Curriculum Area of Inquiry equivalencies for current Bradley students who wish to transfer coursework from Illinois Valley Community College.

Area of Inquiry Code Approved Courses
Communication (9)
Writing 1 W1 ENG 1001
Writing 2* W2 ENG 1002* NOTE: Current Bradley students must take W2 at the 300-level and cannot complete this at a community college.
Speech OC SPH 1001
Fine Arts (3) FA ART 1000***, 1010***; FLM 2009***, 2010***; GEN 2001***; HFA 1000***; MUS 1000***; THE 2002
Global Perspectives (3)
Global Systems OR GS HIS 1003***, 2002***, 2006***, 2007***, 2008***; PSI 2000***
World Cultures WC ART 1000***, 1010***; FLM 2009***; HIS 1000***, 1001***, 2005***; LIT 2002***, 2006***, 2012***; MUS 1000***; PHL 1013***
Humanities (3) HU FEN 2002; FLM 2010***; GEN 2000***, 2001***, 2002; GER 2002; HFA 1000***; HIS 1000***, 1001***, 2005***; LIT 2000, 2001, 2002***, 2005, 2006***, 2010, 2011, 2012***, 2013, 2021, 2031; PHL 1001, 1002, 1003, 1005, 1013***; SPN 2002
Multidisciplinary Integration (3) MI FLM 2010***; GEN 2000***, 2001; HFA 1000***; PSC 1000*** 
Natural Science (3) NS BIO 1000, 1001, 1003, 1004; CHM 1000, 1004, 1006, 1007, 2002, 2003; GEG 1001, 1002, 1005; GEL 1005, 1006, 1007, 1008, 1009; PHY 1001, 2003; PSC 1000***
Quantitative Reasoning (3) QR ECN 2004; MTH 1000, 1006, 1007, 1008, 1010 (Elementary/Special Education Majors Only), 2001, 2002, 2003, 2007
Social & Behavioral Sciences (3) SB ANT 1000, 1002; ECN 2002, 2003; GEG 1003, 1004; HIS 1003***, 2000, 2001, 2002***, 2006***, 2007***, 2008***; PSI 1000, 1002, 2000***; PSY 1000, 2001, 2004; SOC 1000, 1002, 2001
Plus one additional class from each of two different areas. Note: No more than two courses may be used to satisfy Area of Inquiry requirements outside of the Communications categories:
Humanities (3) HU See list above
Natural Sciences (3) NS See list above
Quantitative Reasoning (3) QR See list above
Social & Behavioral Sciences (3) SB See list above
BRADLEY CORE CURRICULUM CORE PRACTICES
REQUIRED: Two Writing Intensive Tags WI**
Recommended: Two Integrative Learning Tags IL

    

*Bradley University participates in the Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI). Students planning to transfer to Bradley in Accounting, Computer Science & Information Systems, and Engineering are advised that those programs require the second semester of English composition to be taken at the 300-level.  Students who complete all IAI GECC requirements except for C1 901 will be able to complete their Bradley Core Curriculum requirements on successful completion of an approved Bradley W2 course. 

**W1 + W2 courses cannot be used to satisfy WI tag requirements.

***May not be used to satisfy more than one Area of Inquiry.