Moraine Valley Community College

MVCC 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 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.

General Education Courses

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Communication
COM 101 ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
COM 102 ENGL 188: Transfer English Elective
COM 103 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics
MTH 139 MATH 135: Statistics
MTH 215 MATH 200: Intro to Discrete Mathematics
Physical and Life Science (7-8 credit hours)
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose 1 Physical Science and 1 Life Science
Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature (9 credit hours)**
Choose IAI approved course/s **Students have the opportunity to satisfy 6 credit hours from the Humanities/Fine Arts General Education at SXU by completing PHIL 150 and a religious studies course.
Social and Behavioral Sciences (9 credit hours)
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose 3 courses from at least 2 disciplines, including History General Education.
Diversity Studies (3 credit hours)
*See note for IAI waivers Cultures Within the U.S.
Global Studies (3 credit hours)
*See note for IAI waivers Cultures Outside the U.S.
*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

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NO EQUIVALENCY CMPSC 112: Survey of Computer Science
Choose Option I or Option II at MVCC (C++ or JAVA sequence)
Option I: CSC 140; CSC 240 (C++) and recommend MIS 176
or
Option II: CSC 140; MIS 176; MIS 276 (JAVA)**
CMPSC 202: Principles of Programming I
and
CMPSC 203: Principles of Programming II
LAN 121 CMPSC 255: Fundamentals of Computer Networking
  CMPSC 301: Operating Systems
  CMPSC 309: Issues in Computing
CSC 280 CMPSC 311: Data Structures and Algorithms
MIS 292 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.

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MIS 141 CMPSC 206: World Wide Web Applications
MIS 241 CMPSC 306: World Wide Web Applications II
MIS 291 CMPSC 235: Systems Analysis and Design
MIS 276 200 level CMPSC Electives
CSC 206
LAN 103; 153; 220; 221; 230; 233; 241; 243; 246; 251; 253; 245; 246; 251; 253; 256; 263; 266; 269; 271; 272; 273; 274
MIS 251; 286 300 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 Catalog 2019-2020