Parkland College

PC Business Fast-Track Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist business students with their transition to Saint Xavier University's fast-track program. Please refer to the general education requirements for an A.A. or A.S. degree found in the Parkland College (PC) 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 Parkland College Equivalent
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENG 101 and ENG 102
COMM 101: Speech COM 103
MATH 131: Finite Math MAT 141
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
MATH 132: Business Statistics
MAT 160
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
Life Science and Physical Science Life Science: BIO
Physical Science: AST, BIO, CHE, ESC, PHY, SCI
Humanities and Fine Arts (6-9 credit hours)
Humanities and Fine Arts: (Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts) Fine Arts: ART, HUM, LIT, MUS, THE
Social and Behavioral Sciences (6-9 credit hours)
ECON 200: Principles of Economics (Macro) ECO 101
ECON 201: Principles of Economics (Micro) ECO 102
Social Science: (Choose 1 course from another discipline) ANT, ECO, GEG, HIS, POS, PSY, SOC

Business Preliminary Requirements

All students must complete these courses with a GPA of 2.25 or higher before formally admitted to GSM.

Saint Xavier University Parkland College Equivalent
MGMT/BANA 250: Excel for Business CIS 134
ENG 224: Professional Writing and Communication
FOSEM 205: Business Communications
ENG 220
ECON 200: Principles of Economics (Macro) ECO 201
ECON 201: Principles of Economics (Micro) ECO 202
ACCT 210: Financial Accounting ACC 101
ACCT 211: Managerial Accounting

ACCT 220: Business Law
MGMT 223:
Legal Environment of Business

BUS 205
BUS 204

SXU Major Requirements

In addition, complete all of the following:

Additional Information

This fast-track option was designed with the adult student in mind. The program assumes you will have already completed an associate degree or its equivalent, which may be accomplished by completing the majority of your general education requirements prior to transferring to SXU.

Features and Benefits: Attend class two evenings per week and complete the program in as little as 21 months, significant program acceleration when compared to a typical 16-week semester and accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

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

Please note you must satisfy the requirements for the major and reach a minimum of 120 credit hours.


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

of June 2017