Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

Business Administration

Transfer track

Business & Information Technology

203 Nielsen Hall

319-398-5416

www.kirkwood.edu/businessdept

Entry time
Fall, Spring, Summer

Award
Associate of Applied Science degree
2 years (4 terms)

The Business Administration program prepares students for careers in diverse areas of business and is based on a strong foundation of business and general education courses. Upon completion of the program, students may choose to transfer to the Henry B. Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa, the Mount Mercy University College of Business, or go directly into the workforce with a marketable credential.

Degree Requirements

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Term 1

BUS-101

Orientation to Business Professionalism

1

BUS-102

Introduction to Business

3

CSC-110

Introduction to Computers

3

ENG-105

Composition I

3

MAT-162

Business Statistics

4

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Social Science Course*

3

 

 

17

Term 2

MGT-101

Principles of Management

3

ENG-108

Composition II: Technical Writing OR

3

ENG-106

Composition II

 

MAT-165

Business Calculus

3

SPC-101

Fundamentals of Oral Communication OR

3

SPC-112

Public Speaking

 

PHI-105

Introduction to Ethics

3

 

 

15

Term 3

ECN-130

Principles of Microeconomics

3

ACC-152

Financial Accounting

4

BUS-185

Business Law I

3

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Humanities or History/Culture Course*

3

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Science Course*

3

 

 

16

Term 4

ACC-156

Managerial Accounting

4

ECN-120

Principles of Macroeconomics

3

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Literature Course*

3

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Political Science Course*

3

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Any Business Course with the following subject codes: ACC, BUS, FIN, MGT, MKT

3

BUS-294

Business Administration Capstone

1

 

 

17

Total program credit hours

65

*Select a course from the approved list for your transfer institution. See your advisor for additional guidance.

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