Finance Career Cluster

Total Credit Hours: 60 to 64

Courses

GENERAL CourseS

TitleS

Credit Hours

ENGL 110

COMPOSITION I 

3

ENGL 111

COMPOSITION II  

3

COMM 110

INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY 

3

ECON 110

PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS 

3

ECON 111

PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS 

3

SOCIAL SCIENCE *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

MATH 135

CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 

4

LIFE SCIENCE/PHYSICAL SCIENCE *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

7

FINE ARTS *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

HUMANITIES *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

RECOMMENDED CourseS

TITLEs

Credit Hours

ACCTG 120  

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 

4

ACCTG 121  

MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING

4

BUS 203

BUSINESS STATISTICS 

4

BUS 215

LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS

3

APPROVED ELECTIVES **

7

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
** Select electives with the assistance of an advisor based upon transfer institution requirements: BUS 110, 111; CMPSC 120; MATH 115; ACCTG 206, 207, 208, 209.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester

Courses

1st Semester

ENGL 110; COMM 110; Life Science; Humanities; Approved Elective

2nd Semester

ENGL 111; MATH 135; Social Science; Fine Arts; Approved Elective

3rd Semester

ACCTG 120; BUS 215; ECON 110; Physical Science

4th Semester

ACCTG 121; BUS 203; ECON 111; Humanities/Fine Arts; Approved Elective (if needed)

Department Contact Information

Business, Legal, and Information Systems
East Peoria Campus, Technology Center, Room 205
(309) 694-5558