Virginia Community College System (VCCS) Transfer Guide

Computer Science, B.S.

This is a recommended program of study for students planning to obtain a VCCS Associate of Science Degree (A.S.) degree in Computer Science and transfer to George Mason University for a Bachelor of Science (B.S) degree in Computer Science.

 Semesters 
Transfer Course1st2nd3rd4thGMU Equivalent
ENG 111 and ENG 112 33  ENGH 101 and ENGH ----
MTH 173 and MTH 174 55  MATH 113 and MATH 114
CSC 201, 202 44 CS 112, 211
CSC 1303   CS ----
ECO 202   3 ECON 103
SDV 100 1   UNIV 100
PED or RPK elective1   PHED ---- or PRLS ----
CSC 205   3 CS ----
CSC 206 and EGR 265 3 3ECE L303 and CS ----
PHY 231 and PHY 232   55PHYS 160,161and PHYS 260,261 and 266
200 level English Literature or ENG 125  3 ENGH 2--- or ENGH 201
HIS 101 or 102 or 112   3HIST 101 or 102 or 125
Behavioral & Social Science    3Social Science
CST 100 or 105 or 1103   COMM 100
Total Credits:16151814 

Notes

Admission to the Volgenau School of Engineering is competitive. All Computer Science transfer applicants must have completed the following courses to be considered for admission: CSC 201 or CSC 202 and MTH 173 or MTH 174 or MTH 286. VCCS students are encouraged to complete MTH 277, 285 and 286 to meet additional requirements in the B.S. in Computer Science. For the social science elective, select from: ECO 201,202,GEO 210,PLS 135, 211, 212,PSY 201 and 202,216,231 and 232,SOC 200,201 and 202.

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