Academics

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.

Recommended General Education Courses

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

Recommended Program Courses

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

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.

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

Business, Legal, and Information Systems

East Peoria Campus

Technology Center, Room 205

(309) 694-5558

Illinois Career Cluster

Education and Training

Career Pathway:
Teaching/Training

General Bachelor Degree Transfer Options

Transfer agreements formalize the transfer process from ICC to other colleges and universities. For additional transfer information, including information on transfer partnerships and transfer guides:

Transfer Planning