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Joliet Junior College

JJC 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 Joliet Junior College (JJC) 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 Joliet Junior College Equivalent
Communication
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing Combination of ENG 101 and ENG 102
COMM 101: Speech SPCH 101
Mathematics (Statistics is preferred)
MATH 132: Statistics for Business
or
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
MATH 128
or
College Level Math - See Catalog
Physical and Life Sciences (7-8 credit hours)
Life Science and Physical Science *See Catalog
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 (9 credit hours)
CJ 101: Introduction to Criminal Justice System CRJ 100
Two additional Social/Behavioral Sciences from at least 2 disciplines *See Catalog

Major Requirements (36 credit hours)

Saint Xavier University Joliet Junior College Equivalent
CJ 101: Introduction to the Criminal Justice System CRJ 100
CJ 201: Law Enforcement and Society NO EQUIVALENCY
CJ 202: Corrections CRJ 105
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 NO EQUIVALENCY
Three Criminal Justice Electives (9 credit hours) *See Transferable Electives

Transferable Electives

Saint Xavier University Joliet Junior College Equivalent
CJ Elective - Two of the three must be 300-level courses. CRJ 110, 120, 130, 150, 155, 200, 205, 210, 215, 220, 225, 230, 235, 240, 250, 270

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 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 October 2017