Credits earned at other colleges have historically transferred into Whatcom as noted below. Always check with a Whatcom academic advisor to confirm your credit will transfer. A grade of C or better must be earned for credit to be applied toward Whatcom’s CIS or cybersecurity degree.

Bellingham Technical College  Whatcom Community College
 IT 112 PC Hardware A+  CIS 206 Computer Support I
 IT 141 Operating Systems A+  CIS 105 Computer Operating Systems I
 IT 160 Networking Technologies1  CIS 226 Cisco Networking I
 IT 210 Network Security Fundamentals  CIS 110 Introduction to Computer Security
 IT 240 Advanced Linux Administration & Configuration  CIS 106 Open Source Operating Systems
 IT 243 Windows Server Network Infrastructure  CIS 205 Computer Operating Systems II
 1Students must also pass first Cisco Networking test.


For transferability from other colleges, contact Tyler Ciokiewicz, recruitment and retention specialist: