Business Liberal Arts Transfer Major


Transfer Major Details and Suggested Courses

Program Details

Award Associate of Arts (AA)
Credits 60
Enrollment Full-time, Part-time
Program Start Fall, Spring, Summer
Course Format Face-to-Face, Hybrid, Online
Class Meets Day, evening, or a combination of both to fit your schedule
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Liberal Arts – AA (Business Transfer Major)
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Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees × course credits + course fee (if applicable)= Course Cost Calculation

The Course Cost Calculation is based on 2023–2024 tuition and fees and course fees.

The cost calculation does not include:

Planning Your Class Schedule

Students should consult with their Academic/College Success Advisor to select courses, make a transfer plan, and periodically review their progress towards their degree completion.

Students are also encouraged to contact the admissions office at the college to which they plan to transfer during their first year at Hawkeye in order to obtain specific program and transfer requirements.

Not all courses may be required for transfer to your future major.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Term 1
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics O 3 $652.50
ENG-105 Composition I O E 3 $652.50
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $652.50
SDV-108 The College Experience O E 1 $217.50
Liberal Arts AA Social Sciences course 3
Total Credits 13

Term 2
BUS-210 Business Statistics or O 3 $652.50
BUS-230 Quantitative Methods for Business Decision Making 3 $652.50
ENG-106 Composition II O E 3 $652.50
Liberal Arts AA Humanities course 3
Liberal Arts AA Science course with lab 4
Liberal Arts AA Social Sciences course 3
Total Credits 16

Term 3
ACC-152 Financial Accounting O 4 $870.00
CSC-116 Information Computing O 3 $652.50
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics O 3 $652.50
Liberal Arts AA Humanities course 3
Liberal Arts AA Individual Development and Well-Being course 3
Total Credits 16

Term 4
ACC-156 Managerial Accounting O 4 $870.00
BUS-183 Business Law O 3 $652.50
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication or O E 3 $652.50
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 $652.50
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 2
Liberal Arts AA Humanities course 3
Total Credits 15

See the Liberal Arts Associate of Arts (AA) Degree Requirements for the full list of courses and additional degree details.

Leadership and Growth Opportunities

  • Business Professionals of America (BPA) is a nationally recognized professional entity that students can join for leadership, competitions, and overall better soft people skills.

  • Student Leadership Counsel represents and promotes the common interests and general welfare of the student body.

  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. There is a 12-credit minimum, within a program, and a GPA of 3.25 or higher. Students also qualify for $500 per semester scholarships from many of our regent universities within Iowa. There is an extensive scholarship database, available only to members.

  • Top students can potentially become paid Peer Tutors. They tutor students in one or several courses experiencing immense personal growth as a result!

  • Top students with GPA’s of 3.50 or higher, also qualify for $500 per semester scholarships from many of our regent universities within Iowa.

Program Contacts

Email Admissions 319-296-4000 Hawkeye Center 114
Academic/College Success Advisor
Last Names A – M
Student Services Email Student Services 319-296-4014 Hawkeye Center 208
Academic/College Success Advisor
Last Names N – Z
John Peterson Email John Peterson 319-296-4014 ext.1448 Bremer Hall 136
Administrative Assistant
Kate Childers Email Kate Childers 319-296-4007 Black Hawk Hall 258
Administrative Assistant
Kathy Konrardy Email Kathy Konrardy 319-296-4012 Black Hawk Hall 258
Catharine Freeman Email Catharine Freeman 319-296-4041 Black Hawk Hall 258B

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