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Kankakee Community College

KCC History Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist history students with their transition to Saint Xavier University. Please refer to the general education requirements for an A.A. or A.S. degree found in the Kankakee Community College (KCC) Academic Catalog.

If students complete the majority of their general education requirements prior to transferring to SXU, they may qualify for the IAI GECC Articulation Agreement with the exception of Philosophy 150: The Examined Life and a religious studies course.

General Education Courses

Saint Xavier University Kankakee Community College Equivalent
Communication
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENGL 1613 and ENGL 1623 
COMM 101: Speech SPCH 1553 
Mathematics
College-level Math *See Catalog
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
Life Science and Physical Science *See Catalog
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)
Humanities and Fine Arts: (Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts) *See Catalog
Social and Behavioral Sciences (9 credit hours)
SOCSC 101: World Geography GEOG 1513 
HIST 101: World History to 1500 NO EQUIVALENCY  
HIST 102: World History since 1500 NO EQUIVALENCY  

Major Requirements

Major requires a minimum of 36 credit hours.

*Note: 9 credit hours count toward Saint Xavier University's General Education requirements in history and social sciences.

Saint Xavier University Kankakee Community College Equivalent
HIST 101: World History to 1500 NO EQUIVALENCY 
HIST 102: World History since 1500 NO EQUIVALENCY 
SOCSC 101: World Geography GEOG 1513 
HIST 200: Introduction to Discipline of History (Prerequisite: 6 credit hours in History) NO EQUIVALENCY 
HIST 395: Senior Seminar (Prerequisite: HIST 200 and one 300-level course in History) NO EQUIVALENCY  

History Electives (21 credit hours)

At least two of the courses must be at the 300 level.

Saint Xavier University Kankakee Community College Equivalent
American history course. Choose one of the following:
HIST 221: American Foreign Relations  
HIST 222: History and Politics of Welfare in America  
HIST 228: African-American History HIST 1823 
HIST 230: Illinois History HIST 1913
HIST 231: Ghetto Formation in 20th Century Chicago  
HIST 232: Southern Slavery, Southern Freedom  
HIST 235: Colonial America  
HIST 236: Early American Republic  
HIST 250: Topics in American History  
European history course. Choose one of the following:
HIST 203: History of the Holocaust  
HIST 208: Modern Europe, 1789-Present  
HIST 211: Women in Modern European History  
HIST 215: 20th Century Russia  
HIST 251: Topics in European History  
HIST 321: The Old Regime and French Revolution  
Non-Western history course. Choose one of the following:
HIST 234: History of Colonial Latin America  
HIST 240: Latin American History HIST 2533 
HIST 242: History of Africa  
HIST 243: History of the Middle East HIST 1643 
HIST 244: History of East Asia  
HIST 245: History of Modern Japan  
HIST 247: History of Mexico  
HIST 252: Topics in Non-Western History  
HIST 351: Colonial Legacy in Africa  
Four additional History Electives (12 credit hours) *See Transferable Electives

Transferable Elective

Saint Xavier University Kankakee Community College Equivalent
HIST Electives

HIST 1513, 1533, 2513 or 2523 

Additional Information

Please refer to the SXU Academic Catalog for any additional information.

Contact

Office of Admission Office of Records and Advising
Phone: 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798)
Email: admission@sxu.edu
Phone: 773-298-3501
Email: advising@sxu.edu


As of February 2018