Kankakee Community College

KCC Criminal Justice Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist criminal justice 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 Kankakee Community College (KCC) 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 Kankakee College Equivalent
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENGL 1613 and ENGL 1623
COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals SPCH 1553
Mathematics (Statistics Preferred)
MATH 132: Statistics for Business
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
*Approved College Level Math
BSNS 2514
MATH 1774
Choose IAI approved course/s
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
Life Science and Physical Science Choose IAI approved course/s
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)
Humanities and Fine Arts: (Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts) Choose IAI approved course/s
Social and Behavioral Sciences (9 credit hours)
CJ 101: Introduction to Criminal Justice System LAWF 1513
Two additional Social/Behavioral Sciences from at least 2 disciplines Choose IAI approved course/s

Major Requirements

Saint Xavier University Kankakee College Equivalent
CJ 101: Introduction to the Criminal Justice System LAWF 1513
CJ 201: Law Enforcement and Society LAWF 2713
CJ 202: Corrections LAWF 2723
CJ 214: Law, Courts and Justice NO EQUIVALENCY
CJ 294: Statistics and Research Design I NO EQUIVALENCY
CJ 295: Statistics and Research Design II NO EQUIVALENCY
CJ 312: Criminology NO EQUIVALENCY
CJ 316: Victimology NO EQUIVALENCY
CJ 368: Criminal Justice Senior Seminar NO EQUIVALENCY
Three Criminal Justice Electives (9 credit hours): 2 of the 3 courses must be 300-level courses See Transferable Electives

Transferable Electives

Saint Xavier University Kankakee College Equivalent
CJ Electives LAWF 1713, 1723, 1733, 1753, 2513 and 2543

Additional Information

CJ 294, CJ 295, CJ 312, and CJ 368 and 6 additional credit hours in criminal justice must be taken at Saint Xavier University. A grade of "C" or better is required for courses in the major of criminal justice.

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 October 2018