Joliet Junior College

JJC 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 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: Composition I ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
ENG 102: Composition II ENGL 188: Transfer English Elective
SPCH 101: Principles of Speech Communication COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics (7 credit hours)
MTH 128: Statistics MATH 135: Intro to Statistics
MTH 137: Discrete Math MATH 200: Intro to Discrete Mathematics
Physical and Life Science (7-8 credit hours, including a lab)
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 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)
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose one History, one Social Science and one History or Social Science
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

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CIS 122: Computer Info Systems Fundamentals CMPSC 112: Survey of Computer Science
CIS 236: Programming in C CMPSC 202: Principles of Programming I
CIS 246: Advanced C Using C++ CMPSC 203: Principles of Programming II
CIS 263: Networking Essentials
or
CNT 101: Network Fundamentals
CMPSC 255: Fundamentals of Computer Networking
  CMPSC 301: Operating Systems
  CMPSC 309: Issues in Computing
  CMPSC 311: Data Structures and Algorithms
CIS 242: Advanced Database Management Systems CMPSC 321: Relational Database Theory and Design
  CMPSC 345: Computer Systems and Organization
  CMPSC 390: Software Engineering

Electives

Choose from CSC, LAN or MIS electives.

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CIS 216: WWW Homepage Authoring CMPSC 206: World Wide Web Applications
CIS 223: JavaScript
or
CIS 234: Programming Server Pages
CMPSC 306: World Wide Web Applications II
CIS 250: Systems Analysis and Design CMPSC 235: Systems Analysis and Design
CIS 259; CIS 261; CIS 272; CIS 273; CIS 275; CIS 276; CIS 278; CIS 292CIS 293; CIS 294 and CIS 296 200 level CMPSC Electives
  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