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Malcolm X College

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Scholarship Opportunities

Malcolm X College students are eligible for transfer scholarships to attend Roosevelt.  Ask your admission counselor about Roosevelt's Phi Theta Kappa scholarship award. Learn more about transfer scholarship.

Dual Degree Program

The Dual Degree Program (DDP) with Malcolm X College is an innovative pathway for students to earn an associate's degree at Malcolm X and a bachelor's degree at Roosevelt.

Reverse Transfer Agreement

The Reverse Transfer Agreement enables transfer students who transfer to Roosevelt University before completing their Associate's Degree at one of the City Colleges of Chicago, to be awarded the Associate Degree by the City Colleges of Chicago while attending Roosevelt University.

Reverse Transfer Process

To participate, you will need to complete two steps:

  1. Indicate you are interested in participating in Reverse Transfer of Credit. Submitting this information on-line to CCC will identify you as a prospective student for Reverse Transfer of Credit

  2. Submit a transcript request to have your record from Roosevelt University sent to CCC.  Please direct your transcript to be electronically delivered to reversetransfer@ccc.edu.

For general inquiries regarding the Reverse Transfer of Credit initiative, please send an e-mail to reversetransfer@ccc.edu.

Contact a counselor

Our dedicated staff of transfer counselors is here to help! Get in touch with any questions you might have.

Aaron Rolle
Transfer Admission Counselor
Email: arolle@roosevelt.edu
Phone: 312-341-2104

Recommended Courses

Select an area of study below for more specific recommendations.

Arts & Sciences

Communications 1 6sh
English 101 & 102

Mathematics 3sh
Math 118 & above (except 121)

Physical & Life Sciences 7sh
Choose one life & one physical science; include one lab 
Biology (except 120, 123)
Botany
Microbiology
Astronomy
Chemistry
Physical Science
Physics

Humanities & Fine Arts 2 9sh
Art
Comparative Religion
English 121
Fine Arts
Foreign Language
History
Humanities
Literature
Music
Philosophy
Speech
Theater Arts

Social & Behavioral Sciences 2 9sh
Anthropology
Economics
Geography 101 
Political Science
Psychology
Social Science
Sociology

1 Grade of C or better
2 Take one multicultural course from either: Art 130; History 114-15;  Humanities 212Literature 121-22, 131, 133

This page is informational in nature; actual university requirements may change.  Contact the Office of Admission at 1-877-APPLY-RU (1-877-277-5978) for more information.

Education

Communications 1 6sh
English 101 & 102
Speech 101 (required for secondary English teachers)

Mathematics 1 3-6sh
Math 118 & above (except 121)
Math 121 (required for Early Childhood, Elementary and Special Education majors)
Math 122 (required for Elementary Education majors, recommended for Early Childhood and Special Education majors)

Physical & Life Sciences 1 7sh
Choose one life & one physical science; include one lab

Biology (except 120, 123)
Botany
Microbiology
Astronomy
Chemistry
Physical Science
Physics

Humanities & Fine Arts 1,2
Art
Comparative Religion
English 121
Fine Arts
Foreign Language
History
Humanities
Literature
Music
Philosophy
Speech
Theater Arts

Social & Behavioral Sciences 1,2 9sh
Anthropology
Economics
Geography 101 
Political Science
Psychology
Social Science
Sociology

Recommended electives 1,3
Child Development 101, 102, 205 
Health 250
History 111 or 112
Political Science 201

1 Grade of C or better
2 Take one multicultural course from either: Art 130; History 114-15; Humanities 212; Literature 121-22, 131, 133
Limit of 12 credit hours in transfer for Education major courses.

This page is informational in nature; actual university requirements may change.  Contact the Office of Admission at 1-877-APPLY-RU (1-877-277-5978) for more information.

Business

Communications 1 6sh
English 101 & 102

Mathematics 9sh
Mathematics 125, 1351 and 1401 or 2041

Physical & Life Sciences – no lab required 3sh
Astronomy
Biology (except 120, 123)
Botany
Chemistry
Microbiology
Physical Science
Physics

Humanities & Fine Arts 6sh
Art
Comparative Religion
English 121
Fine Arts
Foreign Language
History
Humanities
Literature
Music
Philosophy
Speech 
Theater Arts

Social & Behavioral Sciences 6sh
Anthropology
Economics
Geography 101 
Political Science
Psychology
Social Science
Sociology

Recommended electives:
Business 1811, 1821, 2111, 214 1
Economics 2011, 2021

1 Grade of C or better

This page is informational in nature; actual university requirements may change.  Contact the Office of Admission at 1-877-APPLY-RU (1-877-277-5978) for more information.

Information for Hospitality & Performing Arts Students

Hospitality Management classes are not listed because they transfer only into the Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management. All hospitality management course work and experience will be evaluated individually by the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Music courses for music majors will be individually evaluated by the Music Conservatory. A maximum of 10 s.h. of Dance can be applied to a Theatre degree. For all other degrees, Dance is treated as physical education which has no transferable credit.