Computer Information Systems
Associate in Science Transfer Preparation

The Associate of Science degree in Computer Information Systems for Transfer Preparation prepares students to pursue a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Information Systems and Technology (IST) at California State University San Bernardino (CSUSB). CSUSB offers different BS and MS in Cyber Security and MIS, among others. 

Semester 1

Course Code Title Units
BUMA 020A Business Law I 2
CIS 010 Computer Literacy 4
CIS 053 Computer Networks and Security 3
ENG 001A English Composition 4

Semester 2

Course Code Title Units
CIS 060 Information Systems Security 3
CIS 080 Database Management Systems 3
SOC 003 Fundamentals of Statistics 3
CSU GE Area A1 Oral Communication 3
CSU GE Area C1 Arts 3


Course Code Title Units
HIST 017 or 018  U.S. History  3
CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3

Semester 3

Course Code Title Units
CIS 087 Introduction to Programming Using Python 3
CSU GE Area A3 Critical Thinking 3
CSU GE Area C1 or C2 Arts or Humanities 3
MATH 010 or MATH 012 or MATH 009 or MATH 001A College Algebra or Pre-Calculus or Business Calculus or Calculus 4-5
PS 001 Introduction to Government 3

Semester 4

Course Code Title Units
CSU GE Area B1 Physical Sciences 3-4
CSU GE Area B2 Life Sciences 3-4
CSU GE Area D Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
CSU GE Area E Lifelong Learning and Self-Development 3
KINE  Kinesiology Activity 2

Please see a Counselor if you need help selecting CSU GE or IGETC GE courses.