Accelerated Courses for Working Adults

Business Administration Degree Requirements – Accelerated Courses

Award: Associate of Arts (AA)
Required number of credits: 63
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses

The following Business Administration courses are offered in the accelerated course format.

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Liberal Arts Core
Humanities 9  
Natural Science and Mathematics 10  
Social Sciences 9  
Communications 9  
Social Diversity 3  

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Total Credits 40
Business Administration Courses
ACC131 Principles of Accounting I 4 $674.00
ACC132 Principles of Accounting II 4 $674.00
BUS183 Business Law 3 $505.50
ECN120 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 $505.50
ECN130 Principles of Microeconomics 3 $505.50
MGT101 Principles of Management 3 $505.50
MKT110 Principles of Marketing 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 23

Transfer More Credits to Mount Mercy University

If you find you like the accelerated 5-week format, you're in luck. Mount Mercy University offers courses for your bachelor’s degree in Applied Management or Management right here on Hawkeye's campus in the accelerated 5-week course format. In addition to the courses offered on Hawkeye's campus, students can also supplement their schedule with courses offered in Mount Mercy's online format or at the Cedar Rapids location. What's even more, Mount Mercy accepts more transfer credits, up to 75 credit hours, 12 credit hours more than other 4-year colleges and universities.

Students planning to transfer to Mount Mercy University can select an emphasis in Accounting, Human Resources, or Marketing and transfer the additional course credits towards their four-year bachelor's degree.


Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
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Student Success Specialist

Valerie Eagen
Bremer Hall 102
319-296-2329 ext.1061
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Program Advisors

Todd Stabenow
Black Hawk Hall 208
319-296-2329 ext.1375
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Joseph Toe
Black Hawk Hall 210
319-296-2329 ext.1376
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Roger Davis
Black Hawk Hall 104
319-296-2329 ext.1754
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Jennifer Brehm
Black Hawk Hall 214
319-296-2329 ext.1747
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Mark Sutton
Black Hawk Hall 215
319-296-2329 ext.1031
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Cynthia Bottrell, Ph.D.
Grundy Hall 266
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