Degree Requirements for the BS in Applied Computer Science

For the BS ACS degree, students must complete 120 credits, including the Mason Core requirements. These requirements may vary according to the catalog under which you expect to graduate. Your catalog will also specify any additional graduation requirements, such as total credit hours required, GPA and residency requirements, among others.

The BS ACS program currently has four concentrations - Bioinformatics, Computer Game Design, Geography, and Software EngineeringThe official degree requirements for each concentration are published in the Mason catalog.


BS ACS Brochures 

The degree requirements and sample schedules for each concentration can also be found in these PDF brochures

Academic Advising

See the Undergraduate Advising web pages for information on tracking degree progress, applying for graduation, and answers to FAQs.