South Suburban College

SSC 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 South Suburban College (SSC) 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 South Suburban College Equivalent
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing ENG 101 and ENG 102
COMM 101: Speech SPE 108
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics MTH 126
Physical and Life Sciences (Recommended Sciences)
BIOL 202: Human Anatomy
BIOL 203: Human Physiology
BIO 185 and BIO 186 (Must take both Biology's in order to receive credit for SXU's BIOL 202 and 203) 
BIOL 206: Microbiology BIO 224
PE 124: Health and Nutrition Across the Lifespan NTR 100
CHEM 111: General Chemistry (recommended as
prerequisite for CHEM 109)
CHM 113
CHEM 109: General, Organic and Bio-Chemistry Survey Combination of: CHM 113 and CHM 205
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)
Humanities and Fine Arts: (Choose at least 1 Humanities and 1 Fine Arts) *See Catalog
Social and Behavioral Sciences
PSYCH 101: Introduction to Psychology PSY 101
PSYCH 199: Human Development thru Life Cycle PSY 211
PSYCH 204: Abnormal Psychology PSY 206
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 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