Business | AA - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Business | AA

Business | AA

Associate of Arts
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Entrance Requirements Transfer Options

The Associate of Arts (AA) and Associate of Science (AS) degree are designed for transfer to a 4-year institution. These suggested plans of study will lead to completion of the AA or AS degree requirements listed in the college catalog. These are suggested plans of study only and it is critical that students confer with their intended transfer institution, as well as their academic advisor, to make the best course selections in meeting degree requirements. The college maintains a large number of articulation agreements that specifically outline efficient transfer plans to partner colleges and universities.

Meet Your Advisor

Colleen Clifford
Colleen Clifford
Career Navigator
Sioux City Campus, Admissions A303
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Transfer to a Four-Year School

If a bachelor's degree is your educational goal, getting a head start on your major has never been easier. You can apply the credits from this associate degree toward a bachelor's degree at a four-year college and university. To make the most of your time and money, tell your advisor about your transfer plans early in the admissions process.

Four-Year College Agreements

Required Classes for Business | AA

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
BUS 102 Intro to Business 3
CSC 116 Information Computing 3
ECN 120 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
BUS 185 Business Law I 3
ENG 105 Composition I 3
MGT 101 Principles of Management 3
ECN 130 Principles of Microeconomics 3
BUS 186 Business Law II 3
ENG 106 Composition II 3
MAT 157 Statistics 4
ACC 131 Principles of Accounting I 4
BIO 105 Intro to Biology 4
MUS 100 Music Appreciation 3
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics 3
SOC 212 Diversity 3
MAT 201 Applied Calculus 5
ACC 132 Principles of Accounting II 4
ART 101 Art Appreciation 3
SPC 112 Public Speaking 3

Entrance Requirements

  • Verification of high school, GED or HSED official transcript.
  • Submitted documentation of composite ACT score of at least 22.
  • If student does not have ACT scores, they will need to complete the CPT and ALEKS.

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Sandra Mueller
Sandra Mueller
Management Specialist Instructor
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Assoc Dean of Instruction for Career & Technical Education
Sioux City Campus, Room B107

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $12,608.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $12,672.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.