Welcome to the College of Science
The college offers 19 undergraduate degrees, 27 graduate degrees, 11 minors, 3 undergraduate certificates and 13 graduate certificates. The college also offers 25 bachelor's/accelerated master's programs, allowing students to earn their bachelor's and master's degrees in a shorter amount of time.
Understand. Innovate. Succeed.
The College of Science at George Mason University blends traditional science education with sought-after programs in molecular medicine, climate dynamics, planetary science, forensic science, environmental studies, and geoinformation science to prepare students for exciting careers at the cutting edge of interdisciplinary scientific domains.
While serving as a vital community and regional resource for teaching and learning through hands-on programming for kindergarten through 12th grade (K–12) students, teacher training, and outreach programs, the college also undertakes pioneering research endeavors that offer insight and solutions to the complex issues that challenge today’s world. Academic and research programs are housed at both the Fairfax and Science and Technology Campuses and other specialty locations throughout Northern Virginia. Facilities feature the latest in classroom technologies, state-of-the-art laboratories, and ample space for student and faculty interaction and study.