Business Emphasis

Students studying Business will gain knowledge in statistics, accounting, information systems, and economics.

If you are interested in completing a bachelor’s degree in business you should consider taking 12 credit hours from the courses listed below as part of your AA degree in Liberal Arts.

Career Opportunities

Skills gained in the Business emphasis area can be easily applied to many career areas including:

  • Business Management
  • Banking
  • Real Estate
  • Sales
  • Finance
  • Economics

Find employment in the following sectors:

  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Local, state, and federal government
  • Self-employed
  • Public accounting firms
  • E-commerce
  • Universities and colleges

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Planning Your Class Schedule

Students should consult with an advisor in Student Services 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 or transfer to your future major.

Award: Associate of Arts (AA)

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Business Transfer Courses
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I O E 4 $782.00
ACC-132 Principles of Accounting II O E 4 $782.00
BUS-102 Introduction to Business O E 3 $586.50
BUS-183 Business Law O E 3 $586.50
BUS-210 Business Statistics E 3 $586.50
BUS-230 Quantitative Methods for Business Decision Making E 3 $586.50
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers O E 3 $586.50
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics O E 3 $586.50
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics O E 3 $586.50
MGT-101 Principles of Management O E 3 $586.50
MGT-208 Introduction to Information Systems O E 3 $586.50
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing O E 3 $586.50

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Academic Advisor

Kari Kaufman
Student Services
Hawkeye Center 208
319-296-4014
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Student Success Specialist

Jen Beck
Black Hawk Hall 201
319-296-2329 ext.1068
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Business and Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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