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Morton College

MC 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 Morton College (MC) 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 Morton College Equivalent
Communication (9 credit hours)
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENG 101: Rhetoric I
ENG 188: Transfer English Elective ENG 102: Rhetoric II
COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals SPE 101: Principles of Public Speaking
Mathematics (7 credit hours)
MATH 135: Intro to Statistics MAT 141: Statistics
MATH 200: Intro to Discrete Mathematics MAT 181: Discrete Mathematics
Physical and Life Science (7-8 credit hours)
Choose 1 Physical Science and 1 Life Science *See catalog for IAI approved courses
Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature (9 credit hours)**

**Students have the opportunity to satisfy 6 credit hours from the Humanities/Fine Arts General Education at SXU by completing PHIL 150: The Examined Life and a religious studies course.

*See catalog for IAI approved courses
Social and Behavioral Sciences (9 credit hours)
Choose one History, one Social Science and one History or Social Science *See catalog for IAI approved courses
Diversity Studies (3 credit hours)
Cultures Within the U.S. *See IAI waiver note
Global Studies (3 credit hours)
Cultures Outside of the U.S. *See IAI waiver note

*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

Saint Xavier University Morton College Equivalent
CMPSC 112: Survey of Computer Science  

CMPSC 202: Principles of Programming I

CIS 170: Introduction to JAVA
CMPSC 203: Principles of Programming II  
CMPSC 255: Fundamentals of Computer Networking CIS 133: Interconnecting Network Devices I
CMPSC 301: Operating Systems  
CMPSC 309: Issues in Computing  
CMPSC 311: Data Structures and Algorithms  
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.

Saint Xavier University Morton College Equivalent
CMPSC 206: World Wide Web Applications CIS 116: Intro to Internet HTML Programming
CMPSC 306: World Wide Web Applications II CIS 203: Advanced Web Design
CMPSC 235: Systems Analysis and Design CIS 220: Systems Analysis
200 level CMPSC Electives CIS 121;CIS 132; CIS 135; CIS 136; CIS 233; CPS 200; CPS 210
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