Business

AA/AS Degree – Concentration in Business

This curriculum is designed for students interested in transferring to a four-year institution in degree programs such as Business Management, Marketing and Finance. This program is part of the Business Management & Administration Career Cluster.

The listed sequence of courses provides guidance for students so they can complete this program of study in the most efficient manner. This sequence assumes that students have met college academic placement and/or other program requirements. Students are strongly urged to contact a college advisor for assistance in developing their plan for enrolling in courses to meet the program of student.

Faculty

For information about the Concentration in Business contact an advisor at (309) 647-4645.

Business: 64 Credit Hours
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
 Non-Lab Science3

Social Science Elective
3
ENG101Composition I
3
BUS100Introduction to Business3
MAT125College Algebra
3
  15
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
 Lab Science Elective
4

Humanities Elective
3
CSC101
Computer Applications for Business
3
 Health Science Elective
3
ENG102Composition II3
  16
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
COM103
Speech Communication
3
MAT133
Business Calculus
4
BUS151Accounting Principles-Financial
3
BUS250
Principles of Micro-Economics3
  Fine Art Elective
3
 Elective2
  18
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
PHI115Ethics3
BUS152Accounting Principles-Managerial3
BUS251
Principles of Macro-Economics3
BUS221Legal Environment of Business3
MAT132
Statistics
3
  15

For Accounting: It is recommended that students transferring to another educational institution that requires both Financial and Managerial accounting take both courses at Spoon River College.

For Economics: It is recommended that students transferring to another educational institution that requires both Principles of Micro and Principles of Macro Economics take both courses at Spoon River College.

Students must complete at least one IAI approved math course. Science requirements include at least one IAI life science and one IAI physical science, and one of those must be a lab science. Additional math and/or science courses are needed to complete general education requirements for the AS degree.