Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Moraine Valley Community College

MVCC Chemistry Transfer Guide

This transfer guide assists chemistry 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 Moraine Valley Community College (MVCC) 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.

Transferable Courses

Saint Xavier University Moraine Valley Community College Equivalent
Freshman I
CHEM 111: General Chemistry I with Lab CHM 131

MATH 112: College Algebra

or - if applicable

MATH 201: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I

MTH 141

or - if applicable

MTH 150

ENGL 101: Composition I COM 101
COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals COM 103
ACSU 188: College, Changes, Challenges COL 101
Freshman II
CHEM 112: General Chemistry II with Lab CHM 132

MATH 113: Trigonometry

or - if applicable

MATH 202: Calculus with Analytic Geometry II

MTH 142

or - if applicable

MTH 151

ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing COM 102 (combination of COM 101 and COM 102)
General Education: History See catalog for IAI Approved History
General Education: Social Science See catalog for IAI Approved Social Science
Freshman Summer
General Education: Literature/Fine Arts (Humanities) See catalog for IAI Approved Humanities
Sophomore I
CHEM 251: Organic Chemistry I with Lab CHM 203

MATH 201: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I

or

If MATH 201 (Calc I) has been completed choose:

PHYS 201: General Physics I or PHYS 211: University Physics I

MTH 150

or

If MTH 150 (Calc I) has been completed choose:

PHY 150 or PHY 203

If Pre-Health take:

BIOL 111: General Biology I with Lab

If Pre-Health take:

BIO 111

General Education: Social Science See catalog for IAI Approved Social Science
Sophomore II
CHEM 252: Organic Chemistry II with Lab CHM 204

MATH 202: Calculus with Analytic Geometry II

or

If MATH 202 (Calc II) has been completed choose:

PHYS 202: Gen. Physics II or PHYS 212: University Physics II

MTH 151

or

If MTH 151 (Calc II) has been completed choose:

PHY 151 or PHY 204

If Pre-Health take:

BIOL 112: General Biology with Lab

If Pre-Health take:

BIO 112

General Education: Literature/Fine Arts (Humanities) See catalog for IAI Approved Humanities

Notes

Students planning to pursue an AA degree will need an additional humanities/fine arts course.

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.

Students who by-pass College Algebra and Trigonometry should start with calculus during the first year and take Physics second year along with General Biology I and II.

Additional Information

Please refer to the SXU Academic Catalog for any additional information.

Contact

Office of Admission Office of Records and Advising
Phone: 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798)
Email: admission@sxu.edu
Phone: 773-298-3501
Email: advising@sxu.edu


As of May 2018