Business/CIS Division Information

Business & CIS Offers Academic Preparation & Career Options

The Business and Computer Information Systems (CIS) Division prides itself in delivering academic preparation and practical experience in preparing students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities as well as preparing students for careers. Our instructors will work with you to prepare your transfer with our Associate of Science Transfer Business Administration Degree to any business major at a California State University. Our instructors can also help you advance in your career by helping you earn a vocational certificate. Many career building certificates are available.

Excellent Facilities

Our building, classrooms, lab facilities, and lobby areas provide an excellent learning environment. Each classroom and computer lab is equipped with the latest technologies and equipment to enhance student learning. Wi-Fi is available throughout the Business Building.

Learn In A Friendly, Helpful Environment

Our instructors are experienced professionals in their fields as well as friendly and helpful to each student. We invite you to come to the Cypress College Business and CIS Division for the best in career and transfer options to enhance your future.

Associate in Science Transfer Degree Business Administration

As a student successfully completing the AS-T in Business Administration you will gain knowledge in accounting, business communications, information technologies, finance, law, management, and marketing. Because business is such a broad field with many emphases and majors, this degree will provide you with a broad overview of the possible fields of study in various business areas.

Required Courses

These courses are in addition to the General Education Requirements CSU or IGETC for Cypress College Associate Arts Degree. Courses are listed in suggested sequence.

Course Title
Select 17 units from base list
ACCT 101 C Financial Accounting (4)
ACCT 102 C Managerial Accounting (4)
ECON 100 C Principles of Economics – Macro (3)
ECON 100 H C Honors Principles of Economics (3)
ECON 105 C Principles of Economics – Micro (3)
ECON 105 H C Honors Principles of Economics (3)
MGT 240 C Legal Environment of Business (3)
List A Select 4 units from List A
MATH 130 C Survey of Calculus (4)
MATH 120 C Intro to Probability and Statistics (4)
MATH 115 C Finite Mathematics (4)
List B Select 2 courses from List B or any course from List A not already chosen to complete 6 – 8 units
CIS 111 C Computer Information Systems (3)
MGT 161 C Introduction to Business (3)
MGT 211 C Writing for Business (3)
Total Units: 27 – 29