Isothermal Community College

Business Sciences

Business Administration - Degree - General Business Track

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 115 - Business Law 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
CTS 130 - Spreadsheet CIS 110 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
ECO 251 - Principles of Microeconomics None 3 3 Fall, Spring
Elective None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Elective None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory Placement or DRE 096-098 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACC 120 - Principles of Financial Acct None 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
BUS 153 - Human Resource Management None 3 3 Fall
ECO 252 - Principles of Macroeconomics None 3 3 Fall, 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
BUS 253 - Leadership and Management Skills None 3 3 Fall


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
Elective Varies 3 3 Spring
BUS 260 - Business Communication ENG 111; OST 131/CIS 110 3 3 Spring
ACC 121 - Principles of Managerial Acct ACC 120 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
Humanities Elective None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 110 - Math Measurements & Literacy (or) Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 010-030 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 143 - Quantitative Literacy (or) Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 010-050 & DRE 098 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 152 - Statistical Methods Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 010-050 & DRE 098 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
WBL 110 - World of Work Last semester 1 1 Fall, Spring


Program contact

Melissa Johnson

Business Management/Information Systems Instructor
Business Sciences
johnsonm@isothermal.edu
828-395-1524
Business Sciences 101


Pathway types



Related Programs

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Electives: ACC 129, ACC 140, ACC 150, ACC 180, ACC 220, BUS 139, BUS 225, BUS 230, CIS 115, CTS 115, DBA 110, ETR 220, HRM 110, HRM 140, HRM 150, MKT 123, MKT 220, MKT 223, OST 130, OST 136, OST 286, WEB 210, WEB 285