Apply to CSUSB - CEGE
To prepare for your application, we recommend to closely review the eligibility requirements of the program.
The BA in Administration Online program is an upper-division transfer program and requires applicants to have completed the following prior to admission.
Step 1: Review the Eligibility Requirements
Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements.
- Upper Division: Obtain upper division level by completing 60 semester (90 quarter) units of transferable course work taken at a regionally accredited* community college or university.
- A complete list of transferable courses from the California Community Colleges to CSUSB may be found at ASSIST.
- General Education: Have completed at least 30 semester units or 45 quarter units of courses in the general education requirements with a grade of “C-” or better.
- For more information on the General Education requirements, please visit the CSUSB Bulletin - General Education Program.
- Golden Four Courses: Completed with a grade of “C-” or better in each course.
- Oral Communication (A1)
- Written Communication (A2)
- Critical Thinking (A3)
- Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning (B4)
- Lower Division Core Requirements:
- Lower division core requirements may be viewed in the section shown below.
- GPA: Meet minimum GPA requirements of 2.0 ("C") or better.
- Eligible to enroll: Students must be in good standing and eligible to enroll at the last institution they attended.
ACCT 2110 Introductory Accounting I 3 units
ACCT 2120 Introductory Accounting II 3 units
ADMN 1500 Introduction to Administration 1 unit
ADMN 2100 Applied Business Statistics 3 units
ECON 2201 Principles of Microeconomics 3 units
ECON 2202 Principles of Macroeconomics* 3 units
*Satisfies GE category D3
IST 1110 Introduction to Information Technology 1 unit
MGMT 2300 Legal Environment of Organizations 3 units
Three or four units chosen from the following courses.* 3 - 4 units
*Satisfies GE Category B4
MATH 1301 Modeling with Functions
MATH 1303 Stretch Modeling with Functions B
MATH 1401 Accelerated Preparation for Calculus
MATH 1403 Preparation for Calculus B
MATH 1601 Modeling with Calculus
MATH 2210 Calculus I
Course Transfer and Articulation System - Support
The College of Extended and Global Education is unable to provide a pre-assessment of transcripts and or the review of course equivalency materials prior to an official application submission.
Applicants seeking assistance in this area may visit the website ASSIST which is best used in combination with seeing a counselor on your campus. It is intended to help students and counselors work together to establish an appropriate path toward transferring from a public California community college to a public California university.
ASSIST Resource Center
Step 2: Application Preparation
An applicant’s admission process starts well before they submit an application and will continue until they are attending courses. With that in mind, the following important application/document deadlines will give incoming applicants an idea of what to expect as they embark on their educational journey.
All deadlines are specific to CEGE. Failure to meet a CEGE deadline may result in the cancellation of your application. Deadline extensions or exemptions are not granted regardless of the reason. Additional requirements and deadlines might also apply to students in unique admission situations.
- Prepare any applicable application materials which may include, your official transcripts (partial transcripts and or final transcripts), any FAFSA related information such as, your household income, citizenship status and social security number (if applicable).
- Prepare your preferred method of payment for Cal State Apply application fee.
CEGE - Cal State Apply - Application Deadline Dates
Expand the section below to view the application deadline dates. Applications for CEGE are accepted for the Fall and Spring semester only.
Semester/Year Application Open Date Application Deadline Date
Fall Semester 2023 October 1, 2022 May 1, 2023
Spring Semester 2024 August 1, 2023 November 17, 2023
Fall Semester 2024 TBD TBD
Submit Your Application
Step 3: Cal State Apply
Visit Cal State Apply to complete your application for the BA Administration Online program. Campuses and programs may have different application deadline dates. Please follow the specific application deadline dates of the College of Extended and Global Education.
- College Coursework: Report all transcript courses into the college coursework section under the academic history icon. To submit official documents see step 5 (shown below).
- Application Fee: The fee to apply to the CSU is $70 per campus. If applicable, the $70 application fee is reimbursable to Stater Bros. Markets employees.
Having technical problems applying to the CSU? Contact the Liaison's Cal State Apply Application Help Center for help. For other questions about applying to the CSU and the admissions process, read the Cal State Apply - Frequently Asked Questions.
Next Steps: After the Application
Step 4: Activate Your myCoyote Account
After your application has been successfully submitted and processed, CEGE will send you an email with important information including your Coyote ID (student ID for our campus) and log in information for your myCoyote account. This process may take up to 2 business weeks.
- Activate your account by following the guided directions.
- Check your myCoyote and campus email accounts regularly – at least once a week.
Step 5: Final Official Transcripts
All CSUSB - CEGE applicants are required to submit documents to complete the application process.
CEGE requires all students to turn in transcripts from all schools still listed on your myCoyote To Do List. These documents must be sent directly from the institution in which you are or have been enrolled in and contain all grades from coursework completed at those institutions. Requests for transcripts are slightly different at each school. Please reach out to every institution you have attended and place an official transcript request. Contact your school's Records or Registrar office to request an official transcripts be sent to CSUSB.
Semester/Year Partial Transcript Deadline Date Final Transcript Deadline Date
Fall Semester 2023 February 15, 2023 July 15, 2023
Spring Semester 2024 October 1, 2023 December 15, 2023
Fall Semester 2024 TBD TBD
All final official transcripts must be received by the deadline date. All previous and in-progress coursework is required to be completed and reflected in these final transcripts by the posted deadlines.
If you are submitting official documents electronically, they must be requested with enough time to ensure they are received on or before the deadline. CSUSB - CEGE recommends submitting requests for electronic documents at least ten business days before a listed deadline.
Electronic requests are not immediate and they require processing time from the institution you attended, so check with your institution to plan accordingly. CSUSB - CEGE must receive all official transcripts on or before the deadline date listed on the program website in order to be considered on time. Failure to submit documents will result in the cancellation of the student's application for admission.
Documents sent via email to CSUSB will not be considered official. Only electronic transcripts sent directly from the issuing institution through an approved and secure 3rd party will be accepted as official.
Official Paper Final Transcripts - Mail
Transcripts that have been printed by the issuing institution must arrive at CSUSB sealed in the original envelope in order to be considered official. Any document received without a seal will automatically be considered unofficial.
California State University, San Bernardino
Office of Admissions & Student Recruitment
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San Bernardino, CA 92407
Frequently Asked Questions
Expand the tables to below to view some of our FAQs. If you do not see your question below, please contact the CEGE team at firstname.lastname@example.org or schedule an application and admission advising phone or Zoom appointment with a Student Advisor.
Can I send my transcripts to CEGE for a pre-assessment review?
CEGE does not offer a pre-assessment review, however, we have compiled a list of self-service resources that may provide students with the necessary resources to evaluate their course history. Please see the section titled, 'ASSIST' located in step 1.I live outside the state of California. Am I eligible to apply for the program as an out of state resident?
CSUSB - CEGE is approved to offer online programs to students residing in California and the following states. This list will be updated with additional authorizations and exemptions as they become available.
Arizona Nebraska Tennessee
Colorado New Hampshire South Dakota
Hawaii New Jersey Texas
Idaho Ohio Vermont
Louisiana Oklahoma Washington
Montana South Carolina Wisconsin
I've attended multiple educational organizations, do I need to submit documents for each organization that I have attended?
Yes.Does CEGE offer a conditional admission?
Coming soon!I am not employed by Stater Bros. Markets. Can I still apply to the program?
Yes!I am employed by Stater Bros. Market, but I am not interested in the BA Administration Online program. Can I transfer my Stater Bros. Market employee benefits to another CEGE online program (i.e., BA Social Sciences Online or BA Criminal Justice Online) instead?
Coming soon!What is a partial transcript?
A college level partial transcript refers to the institution in which the student has coursework in progress. Should the student be attending multiple schools prior to the deadline date the student will need to submit transcripts from all schools attended.
What is a final official transcript?
A final official transcript is a transcript received directly from the issuing institution (whether on paper and still in the envelope or a certified electronic copy) that is properly signed/authenticated. Enrollment may be canceled if an applicant does not provide a final official transcript that was presented as part of the admission application.