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Business, AAS



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The Associate of Applied Science degree in Business is designed to offer students the flexibility of placement in a business position upon graduation or the opportunity to complete a curriculum that will satisfy most Business Administration requirements at four-year colleges. Students will have many choices in the selection of courses to develop their specific business skills in general business, accounting, office administration, or web development.

Upon graduation, successful students will have the background necessary to move into entry-level positions in the field of business. An option is given for students to participate in practicum courses. These courses will give students valuable experience as they work in local businesses during their course of study.

Enrollment Date: Fall and/or Spring Semester
Minimum Required Credits: 61
Campus: Fort Dodge, Storm Lake, Webster City, and Online
Department: Business
CIP#: 52.02010200

Program Outcomes:

  1. Utilize critical thinking to solve problems and make decisions in business situations.
  2. Apply effective business communication skills using a variety of formats for diverse audiences.
  3. Demonstrate business or career-related human relations skills.

Suggested Program of Study


Total Hours: 16


Total Hours: 15


Summer Session (optional)


Third Semester


Total Hours: 15


Fourth Semester


Total Hours: 15


AAS Degree Total Hours: 61


Notes:


Business electives must be chosen from the prefixes ACC, ADM, BCA, BUS, CIS, GRA, MAT, MKT, or MGT.

Footnotes for Degree Requirements:


1 Required general education course.

2 Required elective course.

3 Institutional requirement.

4 May be substituted with a course from the same category on the General Education Course List  .

Non-Discrimination Policy


It is the policy of Iowa Central Community College not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identify, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status. 

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact the Vice President of Human Resources, Iowa Central Community College, One Triton Circle, Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501; Telephone: 515-574-1138, Email: concerns@iowacentral.edu, or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education, John C. Kluczynski Federal Building, 230 S. Dearborn Street, 37th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604-7204, Telephone: (312) 730-1560 Facsimile: (312) 730-1576, TDD 800-877-8339 Email: OCR.Chicago@ed.gov. 

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