Prairie State College

PSC 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 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.

General Education Courses

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Communication
ENG 101 ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
ENG 102 ENGL 188: Transfer English Elective
COMM 101 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics
Statistics is preferred
MATH 115 or MATH 153
or
BUS 240
or
College Level Math
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
or
MATH 132: Business Statistics
or
College Level Math
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours including a lab)
Choose IAI approved course/s Life Science and Physical Science
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)**
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts
**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)
CJ 101 CJ 101: Introduction to Criminal Justice System
Choose IAI approved course/s Two additional Social/Behavioral Sciences from at least 2 disciplines

Major Requirements

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CJ 101 CJ 101: Introduction to the Criminal Justice System
CJ 103 CJ 201: Law Enforcement and Society
CJ 106 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)

Transferable Electives

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CJ 102; 103; 106; 110; 120; 203; 204; 207; 208; 270; 299 CJ Elective - Two of the three must be 300-level courses.

Additional Information

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


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of 2019-2020 Catalog