Kankakee Community College

Kankakee Community College
RN to BSN Transfer agreement

This transfer agreement will assist the RN to BSN nursing students with their transition to Saint Xavier University.

RN to BSN Admission Requirements

  1. Diploma or associate's degree in Nursing from an accredited program (ACEN, CCNE)
  2. A minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  3. Current, active RN license in the U.S. or in a jurisdiction that is an associate member of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCBSN). All students must maintain licensure throughout the program of study.
  4. TOEFL scores of 92 TEIFL iBT, or 580 paper-based TOEFL, or 7.0 IELTS


Below are the courses to be taken at Kankakee Community College on the left and the courses to be taken at Saint Xavier University on the right. All courses have credit hours as noted with the number in parentheses.

Kankakee Community College Saint Xavier University
ENGL 1613: English I (3) NURS 343: Concepts of Professional Nursing Practice, Policy, Legal and Regulatory Issues in Nursing (3)
ENGL 1623: English II (3)
SPCH 1553: Introductory Speech (3)
NURS 345: Theoretical, Ethical, Cultural and Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing Care (3)
BIOL 2644: Anatomy and Physiology I (4) NURS 384: Information Management and Technology for Patient Care (3)
BIOL 2654: Anatomy and Physiology II (4) NURS 386: Scholarly Inquiry and Principles of Evidence-Based Practice (3)
BIOL 2714: Microbiology (4) NURS 443: Holistic Health Assessment (4)
PSYC 1813: Introduction to Psychology (3) NURS 445: Global Health and Population-Based Nursing Care (4)
PSYC 2553: Lifespan Development Psych (3) NURS 484: Nursing Collaboration and Leadership for Quality Care and Patient Safety (4)
RNUR 1106: Introduction to Nursing (6) NURS 486: Capstone in Nursing Practice (4)
RNUR 1128: Nursing-Adult and Child I (8) PHIL 150: The Examined Life (3)
RNUR 1152: Introduction to Pharmacology (2) RELST: One Religious Studies course of the student's choice (3)
RNUR 1461: Nursing Seminar II (1)  
RNUR 2228: Nursing-Adult and Child II (8)  
RNUR 2122: Nursing-Adult and Child III (2)  
RNUR 2237: Nursing-Adult and Child IV (7)  
RNUR 2443: Concepts/Clinical Pharmacology (3)  
RNUR 2461: Nursing Seminar IV (1)  
MATH 1141: Intro to Dosage Calculations (1)  


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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