Triton College

TC 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 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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RHT 101
RHT 102
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing
SPE 102 COMM 101: Speech Fundamentals
MAT 170 MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
*See Catalog Life Science and Physical Science
Humanities and Fine Arts (9 credit hours)**
*See Catalog **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)
CJA 111 CJ 101: Introduction to Criminal Justice System
*See Catalog Two additional Social/Behavioral Sciences from at least 2 disciplines

Major Requirements

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CJA 111 CJ 101: Introduction to the Criminal Justice System
NO EQUIVALENCY CJ 201: Law Enforcement and Society
CJA 121 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 CJ Electives Three Criminal Justice Electives (9 credit hours)

Transferable Electives

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CJA 107; 115; 116; 117; 118; 125; 127; 131; 140; 148; 161; 166; 171; 175; 181; 201; 205; 219; 236; 241; 246; 257; 296 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.


Office of Admission Transfer Student Services Center
Phone: 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798)
Phone: 773-298-3510

of October 2017