Economics

The Economics area of study is designed for students transferring to a four-year college or university for completion of a baccalaureate degree. Students should concentrate on building a strong foundation in mathematics, the social sciences, and the humanities.

Degree

Associate in Arts (Transfer Program)
Total Credit Hours: 60

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Required General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 110 COMPOSITION I  3
ENGL 111 COMPOSITION II   3
COMM 110 INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY  3
ECON 110 PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS  3
ECON 111 PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS  3
SOCIAL SCIENCE * 3
MATH 135 CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES  4
LIFE SCIENCE * 4
PHYSICAL SCIENCE * 4
HUMANITIES * 3
FINE ARTS * 3
HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS * 3

Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ACCTG 120 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING  4
ACCTG 121 MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING  4
BUS 111 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS  3
BUS 203 BUSINESS STATISTICS  4
MATH 111
or
GENERAL EDUCATION STATISTICS 
or
3
MATH 211 STATISTICAL ANALYSIS  4
COMPUTER COURSE (TRANSFER)  3

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.

This degree program is offered online.  Please contact the Virtual Campus Office for more information.  (309) 694-8888 or www.icc.edu/VirtualCampus.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1ENGL 110; MATH 135; Social Science; Physical Science
Spring Semester 1BUS 203; COMM 110; ENGL 111; Fine Arts; Life Science
Fall Semester 2ACCTG 120; BUS 111; ECON 110; Computer Course (Transfer); Humanities
Spring Semester 2ACCTG 121; ECON 111; MATH 111 or MATH 211; Humanities/Fine Arts

Program Contact Information

Social Sciences and Public Services Department
Room 220D
(309) 694-5331

Illinois Career Cluster

Education and Training

Career Pathway:
Teaching/Training