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Harper College

HC Sociology Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist sociology 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
Communication
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENG 101 and ENG 102
COMM 101: Speech SPE 101
Mathematics (Statistics Preferred)
MATH 132: Statistics for Business
or
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
or
*Approved College Level Math
MTH 225
or
MTH 162 or MTH 165
or
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)
SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology SOC 101
Sociology Elective *See Transferable Electives
One additional Social/Behavioral Sciences course from a different discipline *See Catalog

Major Requirements

Core Requirements

Saint Xavier University Harper College Equivalent
SOC 101: Introduction to Psychology SOC 101
SOC 294: Statistics and Research Design I NO EQUIVALENCY
SOC 295: Statistics and Research Design II NO EQUIVALENCY
SOC 300: Social Theory NO EQUIVALENCY
SOC 366: Senior Seminar and Project NO EQUIVALENCY
Three Sociology or Anthropology electives (9 credit hours) (two of the courses must be at the 200 and/or 300 levels) *See Transferable Electives

Social Inequality Requirement

Choose two of the following:

Saint Xavier University Harper College Equivalent
SOC 224: Invention of Race
SOC 225: Racial and Ethnic Relations
SOC 235: Sex, Culture and Society SOC 230
SOC 275: Women, Change and Society
SOC 309: Gender and Globalization
SOC 318: Sociology of Aging
SOC 325: Race, Class, Gender and Justice
SOC 345: Jurisprudence and Gender
SOC 360: Social Class and Stratification

Anthropology Requirement

Choose one of the following:

Saint Xavier University Harper College Equivalent
ANTH 250: Modern Latin America
ANTH 251: Native Americans ANT 203
ANTH 265: Peoples and Cultures of the Middle East

Transferable Electives

Saint Xavier University Harper College Equivalent
ANTH 101: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology ANT 202
ANTH 105: Archeology ANT 206
ANTH 120: Physical Anthropology ANT 205
SOC 210: Sociology of the Family SOC 120
SOC 221: Social Problems SOC 205
SOC 285: Special Topics: Political Sociology DIV 101
Other Sociology electives CCA 252 or SOC 235

Additional Information

SOC 300, SOC 294, SOC 295, SOC 366 and six additional credit hours in sociology and/or anthropology must be taken at Saint Xavier University.

Anthropology courses may be counted toward the credit hour requirement in the sociology major.

A grade of C or better is required for the core courses in the major of sociology.

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 November 2017