Business

Liberal Arts and Transfer

The Associate of Arts degree with an emphasis in Business provides a course of study which will readily transfer to most four-year colleges and universities. You will take courses in science, communication, math, humanities, social science and required business subject areas in preparation to transfer into a bachelor's degree program in Business.

Award: Associate of Arts
Credits: 60
Locations: Calmar, Peosta
Entry: Fall, Spring, Summer

Paying for the Program

$12,000*
Financial Aid Eligible

Out-of-State Tuition & Fees: $13,440*

Financial Aid Info
  1. Apply for admission.
  2. Submit official high school, high school equivalency and/or college transcripts to the Admissions Office of the campus you plan to attend.
  3. Complete ACCUPLACER® reading and writing assessment and ALEKS® math assessment for course placement. Assessments may be waived based on previous college coursework or submission of valid ACT®, or SAT® test scores. Reading and writing scores are valid for three years, and math scores are valid for two years. 
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Academic requirements, program details and any additional admission requirements for this program can be found on the program page in the college catalog.

BPA (Business Professionals of America)

Business Professionals of America is a student organization that prepares students for the business workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic, and technological skills.

Calmar NICC BPA Advisors:

Peosta/Dubuque NICC BPA Advisors:

If you plan to transfer to a four-year college, you should consult with your NICC advisor and an advisor at the four-year institution you intend to transfer with any questions or to select courses that satisfy the requirements of that institution.

Ken Brown

Ken Brown
Business Instructor

  • Email: brownke@nicc.edu
  • Phone: 844.642.2338, ext. 2301
  • Location: Peosta

Jacob Gantenbein
Business Instructor

  • Email: gantenbeinj@nicc.edu
  • Phone: 844.642.2338, ext. 2370
  • Location: Peosta
Melissa Stewart

Melissa Stewart
Business Instructor

  • Email: stewartme@nicc.edu
  • Phone: 844.642.2338, ext. 1277
  • Location: Calmar

Brent Beyer
Business Instructor

  • Email: beyerb10232@nicc.edu
  • Phone: 844.642.2338, ext. 1471
  • Location: Calmar