Isothermal Community College

Business Sciences

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 115 - Success and Study Skills None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BUS 110 - Introduction to Business None 3 3 Fall
BUS 139 - Entrepreneurship I None 3 3 Fall
CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers None 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
ETR 220 - Innovation and Creativity None 3 3 Fall
BUS 115 - Business Law I None 3 3 Fall


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
WEB 140 - Web Development Tools None 3 3 Spring
BUS 137 - Principles of Management None 3 3 Spring
HUM - Humanities Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 110 - Mathematical Measurement and Lit (or) DMA 10, 20, 30 or scores 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 143 - Quantitative Literacy (or) DMA 10, 20, 30, 40, 50 or scores AND DRE 098 or Scores 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 152 - Statistical Methods I DMA 10, 20, 30, 40, 50 or scores AND DRE 098 or Scores 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
ETR 230 - Entrepreneurial Marketing None 3 3 Spring
ENG 111 - Expository Writing None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACC 120 - Principles of Financial Accounting None 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
ECO 252 - Principles of Macroeconomics None 3 3 Fall, Spring
CTS 130 - Spreadsheet CIS 110 3 4 Fall, Spring
COM 231 - Public Speaking None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Program Elective Based on selected course 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 and OST 131 or CIS 110 3 3 Spring
ETR 240 - Funding for Entrepreneurs ACC 120 3 3 Spring
ECO 251 - Principles of Microeconomics None 3 3 Fall, Spring
BUS 245 - Entrepreneurship II None 3 3 Spring
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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Related Programs

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Electives: ACC 129, BUS 153, BUS 253, MKT 120, MKT 220, WEB 285, ACC 180, BUS 230, CTS 125, MKT 123, WEB 214