Associate in Science (Transfer Program) - 60 Credit Hours
The Business Administration program of study is for students intending to transfer to a four-year institution to pursue a bachelor´s degree in business-oriented fields such as general management, marketing, advertising, finance and production management. Students have obtained successful business careers with firms such as Caterpillar Inc., General Electric, Proctor and Gamble, and IBM. Illinois Central College has special articulation agreements with many four-year institutions insuring transfer of course work. PLEASE CONTACT AN ACADEMIC ADVISOR REGARDING THESE AGREEMENTS. Specialty courses in the student´s major are usually taken at the transfer institution during the junior and senior years.
This degree program is offered online with the exception of the science courses. Please contact the department for further information.
|Recommended Course Sequence:|
Fall Semester 1:
Spring Semester 1:
Fall Semester 2:
Spring Semester 2:
|Required General Education Courses|
|FINE ARTS *||3|
|HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *||3 to 4|
|LIFE SCIENCE *||4|
|PHYSICAL SCIENCE *||4|
|SOCIAL SCIENCE *||3|
|COMM 110||COMMUNICATION: PROCESS AND PRACTICE||3|
|ECON 110||PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS||3|
|ECON 111||PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS||3|
|ENGL 110||COMPOSITION I||3|
|ENGL 111||COMPOSITION II||3|
|MATH 115||COLLEGE ALGEBRA **||3|
|MATH 135||CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ***||4|
|Required Program Courses|
|ACCTG 120||FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING||4|
|ACCTG 121||MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING||4|
|BUS 110||INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS||3|
|BUS 111||INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS||3|
|BUS 203||BUSINESS STATISTICS||4|
|BUS 215||LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS||3|
* See specific requirements for Associate in Science Degree.
** The appropriate mathematics sequence is contingent on the individual
*** When a student tests into MATH 135, 3 hours of the Mathematics requirement can be waived with the completion of MATH 135 and BUS 203 with a grade of "C" or better. Total credit hours for degree completion remains at a minimum of 60 credit hours.
For Program Information Contact:
Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems Department