Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Prairie State College

PSC Chemistry Transfer Guide

This transfer guide assists chemistry 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 Prairie State College (PSC) 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.

Transferable Courses

Saint Xavier University Prairie State College Equivalent
Freshman I
CHEM 111: General Chemistry I with Lab CHEM 110 

MATH 112: College Algebra

or - if applicable

MATH 201: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I

MATH 151

or - if applicable

MATH 171

ENGL 101: Composition I ENG 101
COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals COMM 101
ACSU 188: College, Changes, Challenges COL 101
Freshman II
CHEM 112: General Chemistry II with Lab CHEM 130 

MATH 113: Trigonometry

or - if applicable

MATH 202: Calculus with Analytic Geometry II

MATH 165

or - if applicable

MATH 172

 
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENG 102 (combination of ENGL 101 and ENG 102) 
General Education: History See catalog for IAI Approved History
General Education: Social Science See catalog for IAI Approved Social Science
Freshman Summer
General Education: Literature/Fine Arts (Humanities) See catalog for IAI Approved Literature/Fine Arts (Humanities)
Sophomore I
CHEM 251: Organic Chemistry I with Lab CHEM 203

MATH 201: Calculus with Analytic Geometry I

or

If MATH 201 (Calc I) has been completed choose:

PHYS 201: General Physics I or PHYS 211: University Physics I

MATH 171

or

If MATH 171 (Calc I) has been completed choose:

PHYSI 120 or PHYSI 210

 

If Pre-Health take:

BIOL 111: General Biology I with Lab

If Pre-Health take:

BIOL 111 
General Education: Social Science See catalog for IAI Approved Social Science
Sophomore II
CHEM 252: Organic Chemistry II with Lab CHEM 204 

MATH 202: Calculus with Analytic Geometry II

or

If MATH 202 (Calc II) has been completed choose:

PHYS 202: Gen. Physics II or PHYS 212: University Physics II

MATH 172

or

If MATH 172 (Calc II) has been completed choose:

PHYSI 130 or PHYSI 220

 

If Pre-Health take:

BIOL 112: General Biology with Lab

If Pre-Health take:

BIOL 112 
General Education: Literature/Fine Arts (Humanities) See catalog for IAI Approved Literature/Fine Arts (Humanities)

Notes

Students planning to pursue an AA degree will need an additional humanities/fine arts course.

IAI Waivers are available for those students who transfer to SXU with an A.A. or A.S. degree or complete the majority of their General Education Core prior to transferring.

Students who by-pass College Algebra and Trigonometry should start with calculus during the first year and take Physics second year along with General Biology I and II.

Additional Information

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

Contact

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 2018