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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Master of Business Administration 

Welcome

Our AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited MBA program from the Jack H. Brown College of Business and Public Administration (CBPA) at California State University San Bernardino (CSUSB) offers high-quality faculty, relevant curriculum, convenient class times and affordability!

 

Cyber Security

Learn the skills and applications for securing information systems and assuring the integrity of an organization's operational information. Discover the balance between technology, policy, practice, awareness, and training of information assurance and security. Key topics including hands-on cyber warfare, computer forensics, advanced networking and infrastructure protection and industry 'best practices.'

California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) is accredited as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Security Agency (NSA). The campus is now among only six universities in California that have this national distinction.

CSUSB's Cyber Security coursework meets the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) standards for Information Systems Security Professionals (CNSS 4011) and Senior System Managers (CNSS 4012). CNSS certifications are awarded for a 5-year period.

CSUSB has been awarded the Scholarship for Service: Cybercorps program. This program can provide full tuition, lodging and stipends to eligible students. For more info visit Cyber Security Center.

The National Defense University in Washington DC have created a partnership where DoD civilians can attend NDU at and then complete their MBA in Cyber Security or Information Management at CSUSB, at no cost.

Required five courses (20 Units)

  • IST 511 Information Assurance and Security 
  • IST 610 Senior Systems Manager 
  • IST 646 Information Systems Planning, Strategy and Policy 
  • IST 647 Information Based Management 
  • IST 648 Information Networking Systems 

Business Intelligence & Information Technology

Information is a major strategic resource for organizational success, and its effective management is vital. The information manager who is armed with knowledge and skills of computer technology and business functions will effectively oversee the design and management of workplace computer information systems. Student can study data communications and networking, database systems, Internet and e-Business, geographical information systems (GIS) and information architecture and business process planning.

Required four courses (16 units)

  • IST 645 Information Systems Analysis & Design 
  • IST 646 Information Systems Planning, Strategy and Policy 
  • IST 647 Information Based Management 
  • IST 650 Information Decision Systems 

One elective (4 units) chosen from

  • IST 648 Information Networking Systems & Security 
  • IST 670 Business Geographical Information Syst. Strategies 
  • IST 505 or SCM 505 Advanced Enterprise Resource Planning 
  • MKTG 640 Advanced Marketing Research

Global Supply Chain Management

The supply chain is the network of organizations that work together to produce and deliver a product or service. This network can include suppliers, designers, financial institutions, manufacturers, warehousing, transportation, and distributions groups and resellers. Organizations now recognize that their ability to compete and succeed in today's economy requires that they manage beyond the operations within their own 'four walls.' They must actively manage their supply chain.

Required five courses (20 units)

  • SCM 515 Project Management 
  • SCM 611 Logistics and Supply Chain Management Strategies 
  • SCM 660 Transportation and Supply Chain Management 
  • SCM 690 Seminar in Supply Chain & Transportation Strategy 

One elective (4 units) chosen from

  • SCM 590 Seminar in Supply Chain Management
  • SCM 614 Advanced Quality Management
  • SCM 650 Information Decision Systems
  • MGMT 626 International New Venture Development
  • MKTG 696 Marketing Strategy

 


Admission

Graduate and post-baccalaureate applicants may apply for a degree objective, a credential or certificate objective. Depending on the objective, the CSU will consider an application for admission as follows:

The minimum requirements for admission to graduate and post-baccalaureate studies at a CSU campus are in accordance with university regulations as well as Title 5, Chapter 1, Subchapter 3 of the California Code of Regulations.

 

Specifically, a student shall at the time of enrollment:

  1. Have completed a four-year college course of study and hold an acceptable baccalaureate degree from an institution accredited by a regional accrediting association, or shall have completed equivalent academic preparation as determined by appropriate campus authorities;
  2. Be in good academic standing at the last college or university attended;
  3. Have earned a grade point average of at least 3.0 on the last degree completed by the candidate or have attained a grade point average of at least 3.0 in the last 60 semester (90 quarter) units attempted; and
  4. Satisfactorily met the professional, personal, scholastic, and other standards for graduate study, including qualifying examinations, as appropriate campus authorities may prescribe. 

 

Applicants whose grade point average falls between 2.50 and 2.99 will be considered for exceptional admission at the discretion of the graduate program and the Dean of Graduate Studies, following the guidelines outlined in FAM 841.3. Admission to a graduate program involves consideration of multiple criteria.

It is essential that you have a clear understanding of the admissions process.  Become familiar with all the necessary admissions requirements (university and program), tuition & fees, as well as all application deadlines. Follow all instructions carefully and give yourself plenty of time.  Plan ahead for your graduate education journey with this helpful guide: Graduate School Planning Checklist

 

 


Requirements for admission to the California State University, San Bernardino are in accordance with the California Code of Regulations.  Complete information is available at www.calstate.edu.

 

All CSU applications must be submitted online at https://www2.calstate.edu/apply.  An acknowledgment will be sent to the applicant when the online application has been submitted.

 

IMPORTANCE OF FILING COMPLETE, ACCURATE AND AUTHENTIC DOCUMENTS

 

Cal State San Bernardino advises prospective students that they must supply complete and accurate information on the application for admission, residency questionnaire, and financial aid forms. Further, applicants must, when requested, submit authentic and official transcripts of all previous academic work attempted. Failure to file complete, accurate, and authentic application documents may result in denial of admission, cancellation of registration or academic credit, suspension, or expulsion (Section 41301, Article 1.1, Title 5, California Code of Regulations).

 

Students who are admitted to the university for a given term but who do not register in that term must file a new application and pay the $55 application fee when they seek admission again to another open term. Current admission requirements and applicable deadlines must be met.

 

 

For tuition and fees visit the Student Financial Services department website.

Contact Information

Phone (909) 537-5162
Email: sfs@csusb.edu