Oakton Community College

OCC Math Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist math 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 Oakton Community College (OCC) Academic Catalog.

Students complete the majority of their general education requirements prior to transferring to SXU, 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
EGL 101
and
EGL 102
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
SPE 103 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics
*See Major Requirements below *See Major Requirements below
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
*See Catalog Life Science and Physical Science
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)**
*See Catalog **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)
*See Catalog Choose three courses from at least 2 disciplines

Major Requirements

Mathematics Major: B.A. or B.S.

Major requires a minimum of 30 credit hours.

Suggested sequence of math courses: Take MATH 201, MATH 202 and MATH 203 in order. Take MATH 200: Introduction to Discrete Mathematics and MATH 211: Linear Algebra after completing MATH 202: Calculus with Analytic Geometry II.

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MAT 144 MATH 200: Introduction to Discrete Mathematics
MAT 250 MATH 201: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I
MAT 251 MATH 202: Calculus with Analytic Geometry II
MAT 252 MATH 203: Calculus with Analytic Geometry III
MAT 260 MATH 211: Linear Algebra
NO EQUIVALENCY MATH 301: Advanced Calculus
NO EQUIVALENCY MATH 305: Probability and Statistics I
NO EQUIVALENCY MATH 306: Probability and Statistics II
NO EQUIVALENCY MATH 399: Senior Seminar

Application Areas (6-10 credit hours)

Both B.A. and B.S. mathematics majors are required to take two courses in an application area or discipline. Possible application areas include the following:

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Computer Science
CIS 180; CIS 220; CIS 222; CIS 227; CSC 240 or CSC 241  
Physics (Calculus based)
PHY 221; PHY 222  
Economics
ECO 201
and
ECO 202
ECON 200: Macro-Economics
and
ECON 201: Micro-Economics
Other areas by petition. Departmental approval is required.

Electives

B.A. candidates must select 2 courses (6 credit hours) and B.S. candidates must select 5 courses (15 credit hours) from the 300-level mathematics elective courses.

Transferable Elective

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MAT 262  MATH 303: Differential Equations

Additional Information

Students planning to attend graduate school are strongly encouraged to complete the requirements for a B.S. degree.

A grade of C or better is required in all courses counting toward the major.

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


As
of May 2019