Harper College

HC 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 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 of Philosophy 150: The Examined Life and a religious studies course.

General Education Courses

Harper College Saint Xavier University
Communication (9 credit hours)
ENG 101: Composition ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
ENG 102: Composition ENGL 188: Transfer English Elective
SPE 101: Fundamentals of Speech Communication COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics (7 credit hours)
MTH 165: Elementary Statistics MATH 135: Statistics
MTH 220: Discrete Mathematics 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

Harper College Saint Xavier University
  CMPSC 112: Survey of Computer Science
Choose Option I or Option II at HC to receive CMPSC 202 and CMPSC 203 from SXU
Option I: CSC 121 and CSC 122 CMPSC 202: Principles of Programming
and
CMPSC 203: Principles of Programming II 
Option II: CIS 206 and CIS 216
Choose one of the following:
  • LAP 0002: COMPTIA Network +
  • HCB 8121: Intro to Local Area Networks
  • NET 121: Computer Networking
CMPSC 255: Fundamentals of Computer Networking
  CMPSC 301: Operating Systems
  CMPSC 309: Issues in Computing
CSC 216: Data Structure and Algorithm Analysis CMPSC 311: Data Structures and Algorithms
CIS 143: Intro to Database Systems CMPSC 321: Relational Database Theory and Design
CSC 217: Assembler Programming and Machine Organization CMPSC 345: Computer Systems and Organization
  CMPSC 390: Software Engineering

Electives

Choose from CSC, LAN or MIS electives.

Harper College Saint Xavier University
  CMPSC 206: World Wide Web Applications
  CMPSC 306: World Wide Web Applications II
  CMPSC 235: Systems Analysis and Design
CSC 211 200 level CMPSC Electives     
CIS 206; CIS 243
LCI 0001
LNT 0007
HCB 8125; HCB 8280
NET 270
CIS 137; CIS 211; CIS 230; CIS 244; CIS 245 300 level CMPSC Elective

Additional Information

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

Contact

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


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of 2019-2020 Catalog