Business Academy

Begin Your Business Career Now

Earn up to 25 college credits - that's about a full year of courses - toward your EICC associate's degree in Business, before you graduate high school. And it costs you nothing. Join the Business Academy and study accounting, economics, and more. After graduation, finish your two-year degree at EICC. Then, transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree in business or a related field. 

Start your Business degree

During high school

  • ACC:142 Financial Accounting, 3 credits
  • ECN:120 Principles of Macroeconomics, 3 credits

  • ACC:146 Managerial Accounting, 3 credits
  • ECN:130 Principles of Microeconomics, 3 credits

  • MAT:156 Statistics, 3 credits
  • CSC:116 Information Computing, 3 credits

  • BUS:210 Business Statistics OR MAT:210 Calculus I OR MAT:165 Business Calculus, 3/4 credits 
  • PSY:111 Introduction to Psychology OR SOC:110 Introduction to Sociology, 3 credits

Finish your degree after high school

  • BUS:102 Introduction to Business, 3 credits (Business Elective)

  • ENG:105 Composition I, 3 credits (Communications General Education)
  • SPC:112 Public Speaking OR SPC:170 Professional Communication, 3 credits
  • ENV:111 Environmental Science, 4 credits OR Physical Science General Education
  • PHI:105 Introduction to Ethics, 3 credits OR Humanities General Education

  • ENG:106 Composition II, 3 credits (Communications General Education)
  • GLS:100 Contemporary World Issues, 3 credits (Intercultural Perspective General Education)
  • ART:101 Art Appreciation, 3 credits OR Fine Arts General Education
  • HIS:152 US History Since 1877, 3 credits OR Western Perspective General Education
  • BUS:185 Business Law, 3 credits (Business Transfer)

  • BIO:114 General Biology IA, 4 credits OR Life Science General Education
  • LIT:101 Introduction to Literature, 3 credits OR Literature General Education

Award: Business Transfer AA Degree (62 - 63 credits)

Your Career in Business

Choose from a wide variety of career paths in business, ranging from accounting to graphic arts. One may be perfect for you. Here are a few to consider! 

Clinton Career Advancement Center Welding Lab

Career Advancement Centers

Brand new ultramodern facilities for career and technical education programs, including automotive tech, culinary, healthcare, welding, and more. Enjoy multi-purpose labs, classrooms, and a large common area. Your successful career starts here.


Your Degree = Success

Complete your education in two years. Qualify for better jobs. Earn a higher salary. Enjoy a better quality of life. The benefits of an associate's degree are impressive and wide-ranging.

Explore the value of an associate’s degree

Employment and Wage Outlook

Contact our High School Team

Liz Bloom

Liz Bloom

Advises High School Concurrent: Camanche and Northeast


Holly Hansen

Holly Hansen

Advises High School Concurrent: Cal-Wheat and DeWitt Central


Lorene McLaughlin

Lorene McLaughlin

Advises High School Concurrent: Bellevue and Maquoketa


Joe Shovlain

Joe Shovlain

Office 100B
Advises High School Concurrent: Clinton, Career Academies

Schedule an appointment with Joe

Anabelia Calderon-Flores

Anabelia Calderon-Flores

Advises High School Concurrent: Durant and Muscatine

Theresa Putnam Genz

Theresa Putnam Genz

Advises High School Concurrent: Columbus Junction and Louisa-Muscatine

Molly Gleason

Molly Gleason

Advises High School Concurrent: Assumption and Davenport North


Lori Perez

Lori Perez

Advises High School Concurrent: Davenport Central, Davenport West, and North Scott


Jill Spengler

Jill Spengler

Advises High School Concurrent: Bettendorf and Pleasant Valley

Business Transfer Major Academy: Locations

Muscatine Career Advancement Center

Muscatine Career Advancement Center

152 Colorado St.
Muscatine, IA 52761
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