Moraine Valley Community College

Moraine Valley 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 Moraine Valley 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.

Moraine Valley Community College Saint Xavier University
COM 101: Composition I (3) NURS 343: Concepts of Professional Nursing Practice, Policy, Legal and Regulatory Issues in Nursing (3)
COM 103: Speech Fundamentals (3) NURS 345: Theoretical, Ethical, Cultural and Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing Care (3)
PSY 104: Life-Span Developmental Psych (3) NURS 384: Information Management and Technology for Patient Care (3)
SOC 101: General Sociology (3) NURS 386: Scholarly Inquiry and Principles of Evidence-Based Practice (3)
BIO 180: Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4) NURS 443: Holistic Health Assessment (4)
BIO 181: Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4) NURS 445: Global Health and Population-Based Nursing Care (4)
BIO 119: Introduction to Microbiology (4) NURS 484: Nursing Collaboration and Leadership for Quality Care and Patient Safety (4)
MATH and ENGLISH: Refer to MVCC admission criteria for nursing program. NURS 486: Capstone in Nursing Practice (4)
NUR 120 and 140: Pharmacology and Disease I and II (5) PHIL 150: The Examined Life (3)
NUR 140, 141 and 142: Nursing Concepts I, II and III (10) RELST: One Religious Studies course of the student's choice (3)
NUR 150, 151 and 152: Nursing Arts I, II and III (5)  
NUR 160, 161 and 162: Nursing Clinical Practice I, II and III (6)  
NUR 240, 241, 242 and 243: Nursing Concepts IV, V, VI and VII (12)  
NUR 250 and NUR 251: Nursing Arts IV and V (3)  
NUR 260, 261 and 262: Nursing Clinical Practice III, IV and V (7)  
NUR 145, 165 or 245: Optional elective credit  


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

of September 2018