Harper College

HC Business Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist business 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 Harper College (HC) 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 ofPhilosophy 150: The Examined Life and a religious studies course.

General Education Courses

Saint Xavier University Harper College Equivalent
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENG 101 and ENG 102
COMM 101: Speech SPE 101
MATH 131: Finite Math MTH 124
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
MATH 132: Business Statistics
MTH 162 or MTH 165
MTH 225
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
Life Science and Physical Science *See Catalog
Humanities and Fine Arts (6-9 credit hours) 
Humanities and Fine Arts: (Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts) *See Catalog
Social and Behavioral Sciences (6-9 credit hours)
ECON 200:Principles of Economics (Macro) ECO 212
ECON 201:Principles of Economics (Micro) ECO 211
Social Science: (Choose Economics + 1 course from another discipline) *See Catalog

Business Preliminary Requirements

All students must complete these courses with a GPA of 2.25 or higher before formerly admitted to GSM.

Saint Xavier University Harper College Equivalent
BUSP 101: Intro to Business MGT 111
MGMT/BANA 250: Excel for Business CAS 160
ENGL 224: Professional Writing and Communication ENG 200
ECON 200: Principles of Economics (Macro) ECO 212
ECON 201: Principles of Economics (Micro) ECO 211
ACCT 210: Financial Accounting ACC 101
ACCT 211: Managerial Accounting ACC 102
ACCT 220: Business Law I (Required of Accounting Majors)
MGMT 223: Legal Environment of Business (Required of all other majors)
ACC 211
ACC 213

SXU Major Requirements

In addition, complete all of the following:

Additional Information

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

Please note you must satisfy the requirements for the major and reach a minimum of 120 credit hours.


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

of June 2017