Southwestern Illinois College

Southwestern Illinois College
Belleville, Granite City, and Red Bud, 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 Southwestern Illinois 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 Southwestern Illinois College.

Area of Inquiry Code Approved Courses
Communication (9)
Writing 1 W1 ENG 101
Writing 2* W2 ENG 102* NOTE: Current Bradley students must take W2 at the 300-level and cannot complete this at a community college.
Speech OC SPCH 151
Fine Arts (3) FA ART 101, 102***, 103***, 104***, 105***, 106, 110; FILM 115, 215, 225; MUS 101, 102, 110***; SPCH 120, 220; THEA 120
Global Perspectives (3)
Global Systems OR GS HIST 101***, 102***, 114***, 115***, 117***, 118***; POLS 240***, 270***
World Cultures WC ART 102***, 103***, 104***, 105***; HIST 205***; MUS 110***; PHIL 153***, 154***, 155***
Humanities (3) HU FILM 225; FREN 202; GERM 202; HIST 230, 286; LIT 113, 117, 120, 125, 133***, 134***, 201***, 202***, 205***, 213, 214, 215, 251, 252, 290, 291; PHIL 150, 151, 152, 153***, 154***, 155***, 160; SPAN 202
Multidisciplinary Integration (3) MI FILM 225; PHYS 101***, 104***
Natural Science (3) NS ATY 101; BIOL 100, 101, 102, 104, 106, 108; CHEM 100, 101, 105, 106, 201, 202; ES 101, 102, 114, 180, 250; PHYS 101***, 104***, 151, 204, 205, 206
Quantitative Reasoning (3) QR BUS 205; MATH 106 (Elementary/Special Education Majors Only), 107, 111, 113, 191, 203, 204, 205, 213, 290, 292
Social & Behavioral Sciences (3) SB ANTH 150, 160, 250; ECON 115, 201, 202; GEOG 152, 202; HIST 101***, 102***, 114***, 115***, 117***, 118***, 152, 180, 181; POLS 125, 150, 240***, 261, 262, 270***; PSYC 151, 210, 250, 251, 253, 295; SOC 153, 203, 230, 255
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.