Isothermal Community College

Business Sciences

Business Administration - Entrepreneurship - Degree

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BUS 110 - Introduction to Business None 3 3 Fall, Spring
BUS 139 - Entrepreneurship I None 3 3 Fall
BUS 125 - Personal Finance None 3 3 Fall, Spring
CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers None 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MKT 120 - Principles of Marketing None 3 3 Fall


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
BUS 137 - Principles of Management None 3 3 Fall, Spring
ACC 120 - Principles of Financial Accounting None 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
CTS 130 - Spreadsheet CIS 110 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
ECO 251 - Principles of Microeconomics None 3 3 Fall, Spring
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement or DRE 096-098 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
BUS 230 - Small Business Management None 3 3 Spring


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ECO 252 - Principles of Macroeconomics None 3 3 Fall, Spring
BUS 115 - Business Law None 3 3 Fall
BUS 153 - Human Resource Management None 3 3 Fall
BUS 253 - Leadership and Management Skills None 3 3 Fall
ETR 220 - Innovation and Creativity None 3 3 Fall
Humanities Elective None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACC 121 - Principles of Managerial Acct ACC 120 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
BUS 260 - Business Communication ENG 111, OST 131/CIS 110 3 3 Spring
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Discipline (or) ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
COM 231 - Public Speaking None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 110 - Math Measurements and Literacy (or) Satisfactory placement scores or DMAs 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 143 - Quantitative Literacy (or) Satisfactory placement scores or DMAs 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 152 - Statistical Methods Satisfactory placement scores or DMAs 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
WBL 110 - World of Work Last semester 1 1 Fall, Spring


Program contact

Rick Childress

Accounting and Business Instructor
Business Sciences
rchildress@isothermal.edu
828-395-1641
Business Sciences 107


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