Joliet Junior College

JJC Business Fast-Track Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist business students with their transition to Saint Xavier University's fast-track program. Please refer to the general education requirements for an A.A. or A.S. degree found in the Joliet Junior College (JJC) 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)
ENG 101
ENG 102
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
ENGL 188: Transfer English Elective
SPCH 101 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics (8 credit hours)
MATH 153 MATH 131: Finite Math
MATH 128
BUS 205
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
MATH 132: Business Statistics
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours, including a lab)
Choose IAI approved course/s Life Science and Physical Science
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)**
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts
**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)
ECON 101 ECON 200: Principles of Economics (Macro)
ECON 102 ECON 201: Principles of Economics (Micro)
Choose IAI approved course Social Science: Choose Economics + 1 social science from another discipline

Business Preliminary Requirements

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

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CIS 113 BANA 250: Excel for Business
ENG 130
BUS 111
ENGL 224: Professional Writing and Communication
FOSEM 205: Business Communications
ECON 103 ECON 200: Principles of Economics (Macro)
ECON 104 ECON 201: Principles of Economics (Micro)
ACCY 101 ACCT 210: Financial Accounting
ACCY 102 ACCT 211: Managerial Accounting
BLAW 101
ACCT 220: Business Law I (Required of Accounting Majors)
MGMT 223: Legal Environment of Business
MGMT 101 MGMT 370: Organizational Behavior
MKTG 101 MKTG 300: Principles of Marketing

SXU Major Requirements

In addition, complete all of the following:

Additional Information

This fast-track option was designed with the adult student in mind. The program assumes you will have already completed an associate degree or its equivalent, which may be accomplished by completing the majority of your general education requirements prior to transferring to SXU. Students participating in this program must meet the same program requirements and adhere to the same policy requirements listed for Graham School of Management students.

Features and Benefits: Attend class two evenings per week and complete the program in 24 months, significant program acceleration when compared to a typical 16-week semester and accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

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)
Phone: 773-298-3510

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