Business Administration programs at IVC, both at the associate degree and certificate of achievement levels, prepare the student by offering courses that allow students opportunities to acquire practical skills, technical knowledge and experience in a variety of fields. The fields of study available are: Business Administration for transfer, Accounting Technician, Administrative Assistant, Financial Services, Management, Marketing and Office Technician. These programs introduce the student to the world of commercial transactions, which occur in the distribution of resources in our American economic system.
The Business Management program provides students with education and training needed for entry level supervisory and management positions in areas such as government, retail, banking, and hospitality. These positions require students who are mature, adaptable, analytical, and who have good organizational and communication skills. Students who intend to pursue a four-year business degree should follow the Business Administration major.
I. Required courses for the major (19.0 units)
|ACCT||210||Principles of Financial Accounting||4.0|
|BUS||124||Introduction to Business||3.0|
|BUS||126||Business and the Legal Environment||3.0|
|CIS||101||Introduction to Information Systems||3.0|
II. Acceptable courses for the major (minimum of 6.0 units from the following courses)
|ACCT||220||Principles of Managerial Accouting||4.0|
|BUS||063||Essentials in Workplace Communication||3.0|
|BUS||136||Human Relations in Management||3.0|
|BUS||144||Principals of Marketing||3.0|
|BUS||145||Human Resources Management||3.0|
|ECON||101||Intro to Micro Economics||3.0|
|ECON||102||Intro to Macro Economics||3.0|
|Total Major Units||25.0|