Oakton Community College

OCC Nursing Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist nursing 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.

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

Saint Xavier University Oakton Community College Equivalent
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing EGL 101 and EGL 102
COMM 101: Speech SPE 103
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics MAT 131
Physical and Life Sciences (Recommended Sciences)
BIOL 202: Human Anatomy
BIOL 203: Human Physiology

BIO 231 and BIO 232 (Must take BIO 231 and BIO 232 in order to receive transfer credit)

BIOL 206: Microbiology BIO 251
PE 124: Health and Nutrition Across Lifespan BIO 112
CHEM 111: General Chemistry (recommended as
prerequisite for CHEM 109)
CHM 121
CHEM 109: General, Organic and Bio-Chemistry Survey NO EQUIVALENCY
Humanities and Fine Arts
Humanities and Fine Arts: (Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts) *See Catalog
Social and Behavioral Sciences
PSYCH 101: Principles and Methods of Psychology PSY 101
PSYCH 199: Human Development thru Life Cycle PSY 120
PSYCH 204: Abnormal Psychology PSY 203
Sociology or Anthropology (Human Related Course) *See Catalog

Nursing Courses Pre-Licensure Students

Additional Information

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


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 June 2017