Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

City Colleges of Chicago

CCC Computer Science Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist computer science 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 City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) 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

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Communication (9 credit hours)
ENGLISH 101 ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
ENGLISH 102 ENGL 188: Transfer English Elective
SPEECH 101 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics
MATH 125 MATH 135: Statistics
MATH 146 MATH 200: Intro to Discrete Mathematics
Physical and Life Science (7-8 credit hours)
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose 1 Physical Science and 1 Life Science
Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature (9 credit hours)**
Choose IAI approved course/s **Students have the opportunity to satisfy 6 credit hours from the Humanities/Fine Arts General Education at SXU by completing PHIL 150 and a religious studies course.
Social and Behavioral Sciences (9 credit hours)
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose one History; one Social Science and one Social Science or one History
Diversity Studies (3 credit hours)
*See note for IAI waivers Cultures Within the U.S.
Global Studies (3 credit hours)
*See note for IAI waivers Cultures Outside of the U.S.

*IAI Waivers are available for those students who transfer to SXU with an A.A. or A.S. degree or complete the majority of their General Education Core prior to transferring

Major Requirements

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  CMPSC 112: Survey of Computer Science
Choose Option I or Option II at CCC (C++ or JAVA sequence)
Option I: CIS 142 and CIS 242 (C++)
or
Option II: CIS 144 and CIS 244 (JAVA)
CMPSC 202: Principles of Programming I
and
CMPSC 203: Principles of Programming II
NET TEC 119 CMPSC 255: Fundamentals of Computer Networking
  CMPSC 301: Operating Systems
  CMPSC 309: Issues in Computing
  CMPSC 311: Data Structures and Algorithms
  CMPSC 321: Relational Database Theory and Design
  CMPSC 345: Computer Systems and Organization
  CMPSC 390: Software Engineering

Electives

Choose from CSC, LAN or MIS electives.

City Colleges of Chicago Saint Xavier University
CIS 158 or CIS 181 CMPSC 206: World Wide Web Applications
CIS 182 or CIS 282 CMPSC 306: World Wide Web Applications II
  CMPSC 235: Systems Analysis and Design
NET TEC 231; NET TEC 270; COMPSFI 231; CIS 112; CIS 116 200 level CMPSC Electives
CIS 255 300 level CMPSC Elective

Additional Information

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

Contact

Office of Admission Transfer Student Service Center
Phone: 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798)
Email: admission@sxu.edu
Phone: 773-298-3510
Email: transfercenter@sxu.edu


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of 2019-2020 Catalog