Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

Financial Services

Business & Information Technology

203 Nielsen Hall

319-398-5416

www.kirkwood.edu/businessdept

Entry time

Fall, Spring or Summer

Award

Associate of Applied Science degree

2 years (4 semesters)

The Finance Services program is designed for students seeking careers with financial institutions and for those already at financial institutions wishing to attain advanced positions. This program provides an internship opportunity to give students real-world experience.

Career opportunities: personal banker, management trainee, credit analyst, customer service representative, financial advisor, trust representative, loan officer.

Degree Requirements

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

First Semester

CSC-110

Introduction to Computers

3

ENG-105

Composition I

3

FIN-101

Principles of Banking

3

MAT-140

Finite Math

3

MKT-180

Customer Service Strategies

1

SPC-101

Fundamentals of Oral Communication

3

 

 

16

Second Semester

ACC-152

Financial Accounting

4

ECN-120

Principles of Macroeconomics

3

ENG-108

Composition II: Technical Writing

3

FIN-121

Personal Finance

3

MKT-140

Principles of Selling

3

 

 

16

Third Semester

ACC-156

Managerial Accounting

4

ACC-191

Financial Analysis

3

BUS-290

Employment Search and Workplace Success

1

ECN-130

Principles of Microeconomics

3

FIN-110

Money and Banking

3

–––––––

Humanities or History/Cultures

3

 

 

17

Fourth Semester

BUS-185

Business Law I

3

BUS-932

Internship

3

FIN-130

Principles of Finance

3

MGT-145

Human Relations in Management

3

–––––––

Banking electives

5

 

 

17

Total program credit hours

66

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