Harper College

HC Nursing Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist nursing 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

Saint Xavier University Harper College Equivalent
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENG 101 and ENG 102
COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals SPE 101
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics MTH 162 or MTH 165
Physical and Life Sciences (Recommended Sciences)
BIOL 202: Human Anatomy
BIOL 203: Human Physiology
BIO 160 and BIO 161
(Must take BIO 160 and BIO 161 in order to receive credit for both)
BIOL 206: Microbiology BIO 130
PE 124: Health and Nutrition Across the Lifespan DIT 101
CHEM 111: General Chemistry (recommended as
prerequisite for CHEM 109)
CHEM 121
CHEM 109: General, Organic and Bio-Chemistry Survey (Combination of CHEM 121 and CHEM 125)
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
PSYCH 101: Principles and Methods of Psychology PSY 101
PSYCH 199: Human Development thru Life Cycle PSY 228
PSYCH 204: Abnormal Psychology PSY 230
Sociology or Anthropology (Human Related Course) *See Catalog

Nursing Courses Pre-Licensure Students

Additional Information

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


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