Associate in Applied Science

You are motivated to work in business -- whether for yourself or others. The Associate in Applied Science Business degree provides students with the necessary skills and knowledge to gain entry-level employment in a variety of business enterprises.

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Students not only develop foundational business skills, but also the critical soft skills they will need to be successful in a variety of business enterprises.

A Quality Education

ICC students complete a one-semester internship in an approved local business where they gain practical experience to begin their career.

Get Involved

Meet and network with other students interested in developing business skills and leadership by joining the ICC chapter of Phi Beta Lambda (PBL).

Career Opportunities

Human Resources Assistant, Inside Sales Representative, Sales Support Specialist, Retail Management, Customer Service Representative


24 Months

if Full Time

4 Semesters
61 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2023-24

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


15 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

Meet Our Students and Alumni

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The Business Associate in Applied Science program provides students with a well-rounded education by combining business courses with general education courses.

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How Do I Get Into the Business Program?

Whether you are just out of high school, or you are wanting to advance in your job, this business degree program can help you launch a business career in as little as four semesters. Talk to an Admissions representative on how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 600 scholarships.
  4. Analytical skills, attention to detail, and organization and leadership skills are beneficial for the program.
  5. English, math, communications, and public speaking are important to a career in business.

What Can I Expect as a Business Student?

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