Business Administration Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
ACT 1210 Fundamentals of Accounting3  
BUS 1010 Introduction To Business3  
BUS 1201 Let's Talk Business (is preferred*)2  
BUS 1230 Math for Business & Finance (is preferred*)3  
CSP 1203 Microsoft Office Professional I
or CSI 1002 Intro To Business Computer Systems
ACT 1010 Financial Accounting  3
CSP 2203 Microsoft Office Professional II  3
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech (is preferred unless transferring)
or ENG 1001 English Composition I
MKT 1210 Principles of Marketing  3
SPH 1204 Oral Communication Skills for Business, Industry & Technology
or SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech
Year Total: 14 15
Second YearCredits
ACT 1020 Managerial Accounting3  
BUL 2000 The Legal Environment of Business3  
MGT 1230 Owning and Operating a Small Business3  
MGT 2010 Principles of Management3  
AAS General Education course3  
AAS General Education course1  
BUS 2210 Business Internship  3
ECN 1202 Fundamentals of Economics*  3
FIN 1200 Principles of Finance  3
MGT 2220 Principles of Supervision  3
Supporting elective**  3
Year Total: 16 15
Total Credit Hours:  60

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or, (815) 224-0354.

ACT 1210, BUS 1010 & 1201 should be taken together as a learning community. 

*Alternate options:

  • for BUS 1201: CSP 2204, CSD 1210, CSN 1200

  • for BUS 1230: ECN 2004, MTH 1008, MTH 1003, MTH 1004, MTH 1005, MTH 1006, MTH 1007, MTH 2001

  • for ECN 1202: ECN 2002 or ECN 2003

**​Supporting elective: 

Choose a course with one of the following prefixes: ACT, BUS, CSC, CSD, CSG, CSI, CSN, CSO, CSP, CSS, CSW, ECN, FIN, LDS, MGT, MKT

Refer to the General Education for Associate in Applied Science list for options to fulfill the AAS General Education courses.