McHenry County College

MCC 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 McHenry County 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.

McHenry County College (69 Semester hours) Saint Xavier University
ENG 151: Composition I (3) NURS 343: Concepts of Professional Nursing Practice, Policy, Legal and Regulatory Issues in Nursing (3)
SPE 151: Intro to Speech (3) NURS 345: Theoretical, Ethical, Cultural and Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing Care (3)
PHI 251: Intro to Ethics
PHI 252: Bioethics (3)
NURS 384: Information Management and Technology for Patient Care (3)
BIO 255: Microbiology (4) NURS 386: Scholarly Inquiry and Principles of Evidence-Based Practice (3)
PSY 151: Introduction to Psychology (3) NURS 443: Holistic Health Assessment (4)
BIO 263: Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4) NURS 445: Global Health and Population-Based Nursing Care (4)
BIO 264: Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4) NURS 484: Nursing Collaboration and Leadership for Quality Care and Patient Safety (4)
HCE 110: Medication Math (1) NURS 486: Capstone in Nursing Practice (4)
HCE 111: Evidence Based Practice (1) PHIL 150: The Examined Life (3)
HFE 250: Nutrition for Wellness (3) RELST: One Religious Studies course (3)
PSY 250: Human Development through Life Span (3)  
NUR 112: Fundamentals of Nursing Theory (3)  
NUR 115: Fundamentals of Nursing Practice (4)  
NUR 130: Concepts of Nursing Practice I (5)  
NUR 135: Concepts of Nursing Practice II (5)  
NUR 212: Concepts of Nursing Practice III (5)  
NUR 215: Concepts in Psychiatric Nursing (4)  
NUR 222: Concepts of Family Nursing (4)  
NUR 225: Complex Issues in Healthcare (2)  
NUR 240: Nursing Leadership (5)  


Office of Admission Transfer Student Services Center
Phone: 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798)
Phone: 773-298-3510

of December 2018