Do More Than Manage — Succeed

The Business and Information Systems instructional pathway is designed for students who are interested in business administration, management, entrepreneurship, cyber security, computer programming, computer information systems, web development, networking, paralegal and pathway to law, or real estate.

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CE
Certificate
AS
Associate in Science
AA
Associate in Arts
ADT
Associate Degree for Transfer
online
Online Options Available
AA

Administration and Information Systems

Major Units
see catalog
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE
AS
ADT
ADT

Business Administration

Major Units
24-26
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

GIG Economy Certficate

Major Units
9
Typical time to completion
I semester
CE

Small Business Accounting

Major Units
6
Typical time to completion
1 semester
CE

Small Business Payroll Accounting

Major Units
6
Typical time to completion
1 semester
AS

Accounting Concentration

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

General Business Certificate

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
1-1.5 years
AS
CE

General Business Concentration

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

Human Resources Local Certificate

Major Units
15
Typical time to completion
1 semester
AS
CE

Human Resources

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

Management Certificate

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
1-1.5 years
AS
CE

Management Concentration

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

Marketing Certificate

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
1-1.5 years
AS
CE

Marketing Concentration

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

Operations and Production Management

Major Units
15
Typical time to completion
1 semester
AS
CE

Real Estate Concentration

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

Real Estate Practice Certificate

Major Units
30
Typical time to completion
1-1.5 years
CE

Real Estate Salesperson and Transaction

Major Units
9
Typical time to completion
1 semester
CE

Administrative Office Professional

Major Units
13.5
Typical time to completion
1 semester
AS

Executive Office Management

Major Units
34
Typical time to completion
2 years
CE

Executive Office Professional

Major Units
13.5
Typical time to completion
1 semester
CE

Legal Administrative Professional

Major Units
12
Typical time to completion
1 year
CE

Office Assistant

Major Units
10
Typical time to completion
1 semester
CE

Business Information Worker

Major Units
19
Typical time to completion
1 year
CE

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Computing

Major Units
23
Typical time to completion
1-1.5 years
CE

C++ Programming

Major Units
13
Typical time to completion
1 year
CE

Cisco Networking

Major Units
16
Typical time to completion
1 year
AS

CIS-Computer Programming

Major Units
26.5
Typical time to completion
1-1.5 years
CE

Information Security and Cyber Defense

Major Units
20
Typical time to completion
1 year
CE

Information Security Certificate

Major Units
17
Typical time to completion
1 year
CE

Information Technology

Major Units
25-26
Typical time to completion
1.5 years
CE

IT Technician Pathway: IT Systems Support and Sales

Major Units
15
Typical time to completion
6-8 months
CE

Java Programming

Major Units
13
Typical time to completion
6-8 months
CE

Web Master - Web Designer

Major Units
18
Typical time to completion
1 year
CE

Web Master - Web Developer

Major Units
17
Typical time to completion
1 year
ADT
online
ADT

Computer Science

Major Units
29
Typical time to completion
2-3 years
CE
AS
AS

Entrepreneurship

Major Units
24
Typical time to completion
1.5 years
CE

Entrepreneurship Certificate

Major Units
15
Typical time to completion
1 semester
CE
CE

International Business

Major Units
15
Typical time to completion
1 semester

Explore, While Staying on Track in Business

Students entering our program are encouraged to choose certain courses for your first 16 units.

Business and Information Systems Courses Units
MAT 12/12H (*112 - Math may vary based on placement) 4 (*6)
Computer Information Systems 1A  3
Business 10  3
Communication Studies 1/1H or 9/9H  3
Business 18A 3
Total units 16-18

Explore, While Staying on Track in Information Systems and Technology

Students entering our program are encouraged to choose certain courses for your first 15 units.

Associate Degree and Transfer:

Information Systems and Technology Courses Units
Communication Studies 1/1H or 9/9H 3
Computer Information Systems 1A 3
MAT 12 or 1A 4

Major/Certificate Courses:

Select 1-2 major courses Units
Computer Information Systems/Computer Science 5 4
Computer Information Systems/Computer Science 25 4
Computer Information Systems 26A 4
Computer Information Systems 72A 1.5

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Riverside City College knows deciding your future can be confusing — because you have so many options. We’re here to provide you with the knowledge needed to make informed decisions.
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