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Economics Transfer

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
ENG-105 Composition I 3 s.h.
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
BCA-101 Intro to Comp/Info Sys 3 s.h.
ACC-111 Intro to Accounting 3 s.h.
Humanities b c d 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition II 3 s.h.
MAT-121 College Algebra a 4 s.h.
ACC-121 Principles of Accounting I 3 s.h.
General Education Elective b c d 3 s.h.
Elective b c d 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Third Semester
ACC-122 Principles of Accounting II 3 s.h.
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics a 3 s.h.
Social Science 3 s.h.
Humanities b c d 3 s.h.
Total 15 s.h.
Fourth Semester
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics 3 s.h.
MAT-161 Business Statistics a 3 s.h.
Natural Sciences (science) 3-4 s.h.
Humanities b c d 2-3 s.h.
Elective b c d 3 s.h.
Total 14-16 s.h.

a – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. If transferring to the University of Iowa, also consider MAT-165 (Calculus for Business). If transferring to ISU, also consider MAT-210 Calculus I) and   MAT-216 (Calculus II).
b – If transferring to ISU, consider courses from U.S. Diversity/International Perspectives.
c – If transferring to University of Iowa, consider courses from the General Education lists of International & Global Issues; Literary, Visual, and Performing Arts; and Values, Society, and Diversity.
d – If transferring to UNI, consider HIS-254/HIS-260, American Indian History/Latin American History and Culture (Non-Western Culture requirement).

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language Requirement.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.

*Note: Business core courses should not be taken as web classes for the College of Business at the University of Northern Iowa.

Suggested electives and additional General Education courses:

    • Intro to Economics
    • Personal Finance
    • Intro to Business
    • Business Law I & II
    • Human Resource Mgt
    • Principles of Marketing
    • International Relations
    • Computer Business Applications
    • College Reading Strategies
    • Strategies for Academic Success