Parkland College

PC Criminal Justice Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist criminal justice 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 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

Parkland College Saint Xavier University
Communication
ENG 101
and
ENG 102
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
COM 103 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics
Choose IAI approved courses
or
MTH 160
MATH 132: Statistics for Business
or
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
Choose IAI approved courses Life Science and Physical Science
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)**
Choose IAI approved courses **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)
CJS 101 CJ 101: Introduction to Criminal Justice System
Choose IAI approved courses Two additional Social/Behavioral Sciences from at least 2 disciplines

Major Requirements

Parkland College Saint Xavier University
CJS 101 CJ 101: Introduction to the Criminal Justice System
CJS 102 CJ 201: Law Enforcement and Society
CJS 104 CJ 202: Corrections
NO EQUIVALENCY CJ 214: Law, Courts and Justice
NO EQUIVALENCY CJ 294: Statistics and Research Design I
NO EQUIVALENCY CJ 295: Statistics and Research Design II
NO EQUIVALENCY CJ 312: Criminology
NO EQUIVALENCY CJ 316: Victimology
NO EQUIVALENCY CJ 368: Criminal Justice Senior Seminar
See Transferable Electives Three Criminal Justice Electives (9 credit hours): 2 of the 3 courses must be 300-level courses

Transferable Electives

Parkland College Saint Xavier University
CJS 127; 203; 204; 207 and 209 CJ Electives

Additional Information

*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.

CJ 294, CJ 295, CJ 312, and CJ 368 and 6 additional credit hours in criminal justice must be taken at Saint Xavier University. A grade of "C" or better is required for courses in the major of criminal justice.

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 October 2018