Computer Information Systems AS Degree (transfer preparation)

The Associate of Science degree in Computer Information Systems for Transfer Preparation prepares students to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems and Technology at California State University San Bernardino. CSUSB offers four different BS options including Cyber Security, Intelligence, CIS, and Public Administration as well as Masters in Cyber Security and MIS, among others.  Furthermore, their Cyber Security Center was just designated as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense/Information Assurance.

Computer support technicians provide technical assistance to computer users. They may answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person, or via telephone or electronically. They may provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, word processing, electronic mail, and operating systems. Computer network technicians analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.

Course Code Title Units
Required CoursesUnits
CIS 010Computer Literacy4
CIS 053Computer Network Fundamentals3
CIS 060Information Systems Security3
CIS 076Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design3
CIS 080Database Management Systems3
CIS 087Introduction To Programming Using Python3
BUMA 020ABusiness Law I3
SOC 003Fundamentals of Statistics3
or MATH 014 Statistical Methods
MATH 010College Algebra4
or MATH 012 Pre-calculus
or MATH 009 Business Calculus
or MATH 001A Calculus
Electives - Choose 6-8 units
CIS 040Information & Communication Technology Essentials4
CIS 054Routing and Switching Essentials3
CIS 055Systems and Network Administration3
CIS 064Intro to Cybersecurity: Ethical Hacking3
CIS 082CFront End Web Development3
CIS 085CDynamic Website Design3
CIS 086Visual Basic Programming3
BUMA 010Introduction to Business3
BUAC 020AFinancial Accounting4
BUAC 020BManagerial Accounting4
PS 004Introduction to International Relations3
Required Units29-31
Electives Units6-8
Select one of the following: 37-39
CSU General Education
IGETC Pattern
Kinesiology Activities2