This institution is provisionally approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education to offer degree programs. To continue to offer this degree program, this institution must meet the following requirements:
• Become institutionally accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education, with the scope of the accreditation covering at least a one-degree program.
• Achieve accreditation candidacy or pre-accreditation, as defined in regulations, by July 1, 2017, and full accreditation by July 1, 2020.
If this institution stops pursuing accreditation, it must:
• Stop all enrollment in its degree programs, and
• Provide a teach-out to finish the educational program or provide a refund.
An institution that fails to comply with accreditation requirements by the required dates shall have its approval to offer degree programs automatically suspended.
The purpose of the undergraduate program at California International University is to facilitate students’ intellectual development, as well as to acquire practical knowledge and skills which will help them achieve their professional goals in the field of business and management.
Candidates for the Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management at California International University must complete a total of 180 quarter units of work. One course equals 11 hours of instruction and examination. Students transferring from regionally-accredited programs or state-approved institutions or programs determined to be comparable to accredited programs by the Credentials Evaluation Service may transfer a maximum of 135 quarter units to CIU. A minimum of forty-five (45) quarter units must be completed while the student is enrolled at CIU, including the final twelve (12) quarter units.
Candidates are required to complete 72 units of general education in basic subjects, behavioral science, intercultural studies, natural science, humanities, and social science.In addition, candidates are required to complete a minimum of 72 units in their major with 52 units being business core requirements and 20 units in the management concentration.
Thirty six (36) units of electives are required for the student to complete the degree.Electives may be in such areas as information systems, accounting, business, or general education.