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

Subject # Title (Credits) Online UM Subject Catalog Credits Expires Backpack
CHEM 1100 & 1200 Chemistry I ; Chemistry II (4, 4) CHEM
CHEM 1100 can be CHEM 130/125 if taken prior to 12/21/16. Updated to CHEM 1100 = CHEM 130/100-level dept. Both CHEM 1100 + 1200 = CHEM 130/125/126/100-level dept. (8)
130/125/126/100-level dept 8 08-15-24 Add
COMM 1510 Introduction to Communication (4) COMM
COMM 1510 + WRIT 2340 can be ENGLISH 125 for transfer students only.
100-level dept 4 04-27-24 Add
CSCI 1100 Computer Science I (4) ENGR
Course in Python. Missing C++ & Matlab. Student should learn these independently. Can count as ENGR 101 for non-EECS students. Not a good prerequisite for EECS 280. ENGR 101 on database prior to 12/31/15.
100-level dept 4 02-05-22 Add
CSCI 1200 Data Structures (4) EECS
Or can be transferable to EECS 200-level dept. 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 02-17-24 Add
CSCI 2200 Foundations of Computer Science (4) EECS 203 4 02-16-24 Add
CSCI 2300 Introduction to Algorithms (4) EECS 200-level dept 4 01-07-26 Add
CSCI 2500 Computer Organization (4) Not Transferable
Not EECS 370. Topics are very close. Project portion does not align (building simulators of the processor and cache, and assembler).
12-23-24 Add
CSCI 4130 Natural Language Processing (4) EECS 300-level dept 4 08-13-24 Add
CSCI 4210 Operating Systems (4) EECS 300-level dept 4 08-11-24 Add
CSCI 4941 Collective Motion of Agents (research course) (4) Not Transferable
Not transferable to MECHENG.
05-31-24 Add
ECSE 1010 Intro to ECSE (4) EECS 200-level dept 4 12-19-24 Add
ECSE 2010 Electric Circuits (4) EECS 215 4 04-27-26 Add
ECSE 2050 Introduction to Electronics (4) EECS 311 4 04-27-26 Add
ECSE 2100 Fields and Waves I (4) EECS 230 3 04-27-26 Add
ECSE 2410 Signals and Systems (3) EECS 216 3 04-27-26 Add
ECSE 2610 Computer Components & Operations (4) EECS
Can be EECS 200-level dept. with possible updates to EECS 270 credit. Student would need to complete U-M EECS 270 lab here during a regular semester. Contact Credit Eval for lab instructor contact information.
200-level dept 4 12-19-24 Add
ECSE 2660 Computer Architecture, Systems and Networks (4) EECS
Can be EECS 300-level dept. for 2 credits only.
300-level dept 2 12-19-24 Add
ENGR 1100 Intro to Engr Analysis (4) Not Transferable
Not transferable to CEE.
05-31-24 Add
ENGR 1100 Intro to Engr Analysis (4) MATH
First two weeks of MATH 214.
100-level dept 4 12-31-24 Add
ENGR 1200 Engineering CAD (4) Not Transferable
Courses in computer-aided drafting (CAD) are not transferable.
12-18-24 Add
ENGR 1600 Materials Science for Engineers (4) MATSCIE
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
220 (or 250) 4 02-03-16 Add
ENGR 1962 () Not Transferable
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
12-10-15 Add
ENGR 2050 Introduction to Engineering Design with Professional Development I (4) Not Transferable 12-12-25 Add
ENGR 2090 Engineering Dynamics (4) MECHENG
Missing Vibrations. Need to take ME499 for 1 credit.
240 3 01-21-31 Add
ENGR 2350 Embedded Control (4) EECS 200-level dept 4 12-23-24 Add
ENGR 2530 Strength of Materials (4) MECHENG
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
211 4 08-06-18 Add
IHSS 1200 Principles of Economics (4) Not Transferable 12-17-25 Add
ISYE 2210 Production and Operations Management and Cost Accounting (4) IOE
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
200-level dept 4 08-11-20 Add
ITWS 1100 Introduction to Information Technology and Web Science (4) ENGR 100-level dept 4 05-05-26 Add
MANE 2060 Fundamentals of Flight (4) AEROSP
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
201 4 08-16-18 Add
MANE 2110 Numerical Methods and Programming for Engineers (3) ENGR
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 program advisor regarding degree requirements.
100-level dept 3 03-03-25 Add
MANE 2710 Thermodynamics (3) MECHENG 235 3 01-25-31 Add
MATH 1010 Calculus I (4) MATH
MATH 115 if taken prior to 12/31/15. Updated to MATH 100-level dept. credit. Course appears to be missing the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus in an applied setting.
100-level dept 4 12-31-25 Add
MATH 1020 Calculus II (4) MATH
MATH 116 if taken prior to 10/15/15. Also MATH 116 if MATH 1010 + 1020. Then, changed to Dept Level. Eval again 2/19/18: Course appears to omit "volumes by slicing".
100-level dept 4 12-31-24 Add
MATH 2010 Multivariable Calculus and Matrix Algebra (4) MATH
It does not match a course that is offered at the University of Michigan
200-level dept 4 12-31-24 Add
MATH 2400 Introduction to Differential Equations (4) MATH 216 4 05-08-23 Add
MATH 4100 Linear Algebra (4) MATH 214 4 12-31-24 Add
MATH 4200 Mathematical Analysis I (4) MATH 451 4 12-31-25 Add
MATH 4600 Advanced Calculus (4) MATH 215 4 12-31-26 Add
STSS 4100 Professional Development II - Technical Issues and Solutions (2) ENGCMPTC
ENGCMPTC 101x might fulfill ENGLISH 125, by exception.
100-level dept 2 01-15-31 Add
WRIT 2340 Speech Communication (4) SPEECH
COMM 1510 + WRIT 2340 can be ENGLISH 125 for transfer students only.
100-level dept 4 04-27-24 Add
WRIT 2960 Topics in Writing (4) ENGLISH
Equivalency expired! Submit for reevaluation.
125 4 10-27-15 Add

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