Triton College

TC Computer Science Transfer Guide

This transfer guide can assist computer science 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 Triton College (TC) 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
RHT 101: Freshman Rhetoric and Composition I
and
RHT 102: Freshman Rhetoric and Composition II
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
SPE 101: Principles of Effective Speaking COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
Mathematics (4 credit hours)
MAT 170: Elementary Statistics MATH 135: Statistics
Discrete Mathematics is taken at SXU. MATH 200: Intro to Discrete Mathematics
Physical and Life Science (7-8 credit hours)
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose 1 Physical Science and 1 Life Science
Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature (9 credit hours)**
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose 1 Humanities; 1 Fine Arts and 1 Humanities or 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)
Choose IAI approved course/s Choose one History; one Social Science and one Social Science or one History
Diversity Studies (3 credit hours)
*See note for IAI waivers Cultures Within the U.S.
Global Studies (3 credit hours)
*See note for IAI waivers Cultures Outside of the U.S.
*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

 

Major Requirements

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  CMPSC 112: Survey of Computer Science
CIS 121: Intro to Programming
and
CIS 255: C++ Programming
CMPSC 202: Principles of Programming I
and
CMPSC 203: Principles of Programming II
(CIS 121 and CIS 255 are required to transfer as SXU's CMPSC 202 and CMPSC 203)
CIS 210: Data Communication and Network Fundamentals CMPSC 255: Fundamentals of Computer Networking
  CMPSC 301: Operating Systems
  CMPSC 309: Issues in Computing
CIS 295: Data Structures with C++ CMPSC 311: Data Structures and Algorithms
CIS 257: Access Programming CMPSC 321: Relational Database Theory and Design
  CMPSC 345: Computer Systems and Organization
  CMPSC 390: Software Engineering

Electives

Choose from CSC, LAN or MIS electives.

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CIS 190: Web Site Development CMPSC 206: World Wide Web Applications
CIS 192: Server-Side Programming CMPSC 306: World Wide Web Applications II
CIS 280: Business Systems Analysis and Design CMPSC 235: Systems Analysis and Design
CIS 178; CIS 179; CIS 220; CIS 226; CIS 264 200 level CMPSC Electives
CIS 260 300 level CMPSC Elective

Additional Information

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