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Location: Boston, MA

Conversion Scale: Semester System, Spring = Winter. 1:1 conversion unless otherwise stated.

General Notes: Some have CAS or ENG in front of subject which will be excluded from course subject information. Classes taught at Technische Universität Dresden have same eval as at BU.

Evaluated Courses and UM Equivalencies (Expire 6 years after approval date)

Subject # Title (Credits) Online UM Subject Catalog Credits Expires Backpack
BE 209 Principles of Molecular Cell Biology and Biotechnology (4) BIOLOGY
Taught at Technische Universität Dresden. Not Transferable to BIOMEDE 221.
200-level dept 4 12-21-23 Add
CH 131 General Chemistry for the Engineering Sciences (4) CHEM
Missing topics that are covered in UM CHEM 130. Previously was evaluated as CHEM 130 and 100-level -- if taken before 8/1/2019.
125/126/100-level 4 03-08-25 Add
CS 111 Introduction to Computer Science I (4) ENGR
ENGR 101 (4cr) if taken prior to 12/31/16.Course in Python. Missing C++ & Matlab. Recommendation to CPA to count as ENGR 101, but not as a prerequisite for EECS 280.Not recommended as ENGR 101 for EECS students.Students should consult w/their advisor
100-level dept 4 08-26-23 Add
CS 112 Introduction to Computer Science II (in Java) (4) EECS
Course can be EECS 200-level dept (4cr) or EECS 285 (2cr).
285 2 07-08-20 Add
CS 131 Combinatoric Structures (4) EECS 203 4 02-20-23 Add
CS 210 Computer Systems (4) EECS
Not EECS 270 or EECS 370. Course in C. Credit for only one: EECS 183 or ENGR 101. This course has no Matlab. Check with your program advisor about attending an online or on-campus Matlab tutorial before enrolling in courses that assume knowledge of Matlab.
183 4 07-10-24 Add
CS 231 Programming with C++ (4) EECS
Course in C++. Credit for only one: EECS 183 or ENGR 101. This course has no Matlab. Check with your program advisor about attending an online or on-campus Matlab tutorial before enrolling in courses that assume knowledge of Matlab.
183 4 05-13-22 Add
CS 237 Probability in Computing (4) EECS 301 4 02-21-23 Add
CS 248 Discrete Mathematics (4) EECS
Note: Course may be referred to as MET CS 248 or CS 248.
203 4 03-23-23 Add
CS 330 Introduction to Analysis of Algorithms (Intr Algorithms) (4) EECS 300-level dept 4 10-30-24 Add
CS 350 Fundamentals of Computer Systems (4) EECS
Strong class that overlaps with several U-M EECS courses (at least 5). Organized very differently than U-M courses. Due to the general overview nature of the material the course can be EECS 200-level dept. credit for 3 credits only.
200-level dept 3 07-07-24 Add
CS 410 Advanced Software Systems (4) Not Transferable to EECS
Some overlap with EECS 370 & EECS 482, however, this course is not equivalent to either. No EECS departmental credit.
01-27-23 Add
CS 411 Software Engineering (4) EECS
NOT equivalent to EECS 481. This can be EECS 300-level departmental credit.
300-level dept 4 03-20-23 Add
CS 460 Introduction to Database Systems (4) EECS 300-level dept 4 01-15-23 Add
CS 460 Introduction to Database Systems (4) EECS 300-level dept 4 03-20-23 Add
EC 311 Intro to Logic Design (4) EECS 270 4 07-17-25 Add
EC 327 Intro to Software Engineering (4) EECS 200-level dept 4 07-12-25 Add
EC 330 Algorithm and Data Structures (4) EECS 200-level dept 4 06-29-25 Add
EC 372 The Irish Economy (4) ECON 300-level dept 3 SS 04-03-20 Add
EC 413 Computer Organization (4) EECS 300-level dept 4 07-09-25 Add
EK 103 Introduction to Linear Algebra for Engineers (3) MATH
Previously known as EK 102.
214 3 12-31-24 Add
EK 125 Introduction to Programming for Engineers (4) ENGR
Course includes both C++ and Matlab. Credit for only one: EECS 183 or ENGR 101.
101 4 03-03-25 Add
EK 127 Engineering Computation (4) ENGR
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
101 4 03-13-19 Add
EK 210 (or 156) Introduction to Engineering Design (2) Not Transferable to MECHENG
May be called "Design and Manufacture." Also Not Transferable to MATSCIE.
06-05-24 Add
EK 301 Engineering Mechanics I (4) Not Transferable to MECHENG
Missing several key topics from ME211, including torsion, stress transformation, and bending deformations. ENG EK 210 + ENG EK 301 are also Not Transferable.
06-01-24 Add
EK 307 Electric Circuits (4) EECS 314 4 05-25-24 Add
EK 381 Probability, Statistics, and Data Science (4) STATS 412 4 07-09-25 Add
EN 392 Modern Irish Literature (4) ENGLISH 300-level dept 4 HU 04-03-20 Add
HI 325 The History of Ireland (4) HISTORY 300-level dept 4 SS 04-03-20 Add
LG 113 Intensive Beginning German (4) GERMAN 100-level dept 4 12-15-23 Add
LJ 211 Japanese 3 (Third Semester) (4) ASIANLAN 200-level dept 4 07-05-24 Add
LJ 212 Japanese 4 (4) ASIANLAN 200-level dept 4 07-05-24 Add
MA 115 Statistics I (3) STATS
Half of what we cover in STATS 250. It would need Chapters 8-14, so probably Statistics II, to count in place of STATS 250.
100-level dept 3 05-11-21 Add
MA 123 Calculus I (4) MATH
Omits modeling material.
100-level dept 4 12-22-23 Add
MA 124 Calculus II (4) MATH
The material covered in the course omits significant components of the University of Michigan mathematics course. For example, this course does not cover calculus with polar coordinates.
100-level dept 4 04-12-24 Add
MA 225 Multivariable Calculus (4) MATH 215 4 01-13-21 Add
MA 226 Differential Equations (4) MATH 216 4 02-08-22 Add
MA 341 Number Theory (4) MATH
MATH 475 is 3 units here.
475 3 12-31-24 Add
MA 511 Introduction to Analysis I (4) MATH 451 4 12-31-24 Add
MA 581 Probability (4) MATH 425 3 12-31-24 Add
ME 303 Fluid Mechanics (4) AEROSP
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
200-level dept 4 05-10-19 Add
ME 304 Energy and Thermodynamics (3) MECHENG
Taught at Technische Universität Dresden.
235 3 12-21-23 Add
PY 211 General Physics (4) PHYSICS 140/141 4 06-01-23 Add
PY 212 General Physics II (4) PHYSICS 240/241 4 06-01-23 Add
PY 313 Waves and Modern Physics (4) PHYSICS
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
390 4 05-23-19 Add
SO 341 Contemporary Irish Society (4) INTERSS 300-level dept 4 SS 04-03-20 Add
WR 120 First-Year Writing Seminar (4) ENGLISH 125 4 11-09-24 Add
WR 152 BU and the Culture of College (4) ENGCMPTC 100-level dept 4 04-25-25 Add

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