Oakton Community College

OCC 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 Oakton Community College (OCC) 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 Oakton Community College Equivalent
ENGL 120: Rhetoric and Writing Combination of EGL 101 and EGL 102
COMM 101: Speech SPE 103
MATH 132: Statistics for Business
MATH 135: Introduction to Statistics
MAT 190
MAT 131
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 LAE 101
Two additional Social/Behavioral Sciences from at least 2 disciplines *See Catalog

Major Requirements

Saint Xavier University Oakton Community College Equivalent
CJ 101: Introduction to the Criminal Justice System LAE 101
CJ 201: Law Enforcement and Society NO EQUIVALENCY
CJ 202: Corrections LAE 140
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 CJ Electives

Transferable Electives

Saint Xavier University Oakton Community College Equivalent
CJ Electives - Two of the three must be 300-level courses. LAE 121, 122, 130, 135, 150, 201, 221, 234, 235, 236, 239, 240, 241, 245, 250, 251, 260, 270, 275, 276, 280, 281

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 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