Joliet Junior College

JJC 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 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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ENG 101
ENG 102
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
SPCH 101 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
MATH 128 MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
Physical and Life Sciences (Recommended Sciences)
BIO 250
BIO 251
BIOL 202: Human Anatomy
BIOL 203: Human Physiology
Must take both BIO 250 and BIO 251at JJC in order to receive credit for SXU's BIOL 202 and BIOL 203
BIO 240 BIOL 206: Microbiology
HEAL 109 PE 124: Health and Nutrition Across the Lifespan
CHEM 101 CHEM 111: General Chemistry (recommended as
prerequisite for CHEM 109)
NO EQUIVALENCY CHEM 109: General, Organic and Bio-Chemistry Survey
Humanities and Fine Arts (6-9 credit hours)**
*See Catalog 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
PSYC 101 PSYCH 101: Introduction to Psychology
PSYC 215 PSYCH 199: Human Development Through the Life Cycle
PSYC 205 PSYCH 204: Abnormal Psychology
*See Catalog Sociology or Anthropology (Human Related Course)

School of Nursing and Health Sciences Course Requirements for 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)
Phone: 773-298-3510

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