The Bachelor’s in Software Development is a selective admissions program in which qualified students may be admitted in Fall and Winter quarters. Meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee admission as the number of qualified applicants may exceed the number of available seats in the program. It is strongly encouraged that students meet with the program manager prior to filling out the BAS application to make sure they qualify. Schedule an appointment today to see if you are ready to apply.

Application Deadlines

ConcentrationStarting QuarterApplication OpensPriority DeadlineFinal Deadline
Application DevelopmentFall 2024Jan. 22, 2024May 1, 2024Sept. 6, 2024
Winter 2025Aug. 6, 2024Oct. 1, 2024Dec. 15, 2024
Artificial IntelligenceFall 2024Jan. 22, 2024May 1, 2024Sept. 6, 2024
Winter 2025Aug. 6, 2024Oct. 1, 2024Dec. 15, 2024

Processing Times

Application Received Email Students can expect to receive an email one to two weeks after their application is submitted notifying them of any remaining prerequisites to be completed prior to admission.

Admissions Letter – Admission decisions will likely be communicated before the Fall Quarter registration date (May 8) and no later than 15 days after the priority deadline (May 1). When received, please fill out your acceptance letter in a timely manner to save your seat. We understand that circumstances can change. If at any point in time you no longer plan to pursue this degree, please let us know so that we can update your application status.

How to Apply

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First time Bellevue College students must apply for General Admission prior to filling out the BAS application. Processing time for general admissions is typically seven to 10 business days.

All students who have transfer credits will need to follow the steps for submitting official transcripts from all regionally accredited colleges attended other than BC. This will including completing the Transfer Credit Request form specific to the BAS Software Development degree for each transcript. Your application can be reviewed with unofficial transcripts; however, your acceptance into the program will not be determined until official transcripts have been received and evaluated.

Fill out and submit the BAS application. The application fee of $50 will be accepted at the time of completion so please have your form of payment ready. You will also be required to upload all unofficial transcripts if not already on file with Bellevue College.

For more detailed information on general admission, clearing course prerequisites, registration, and transferring in outside credits, please refer to Getting Started at BC – Next Steps.

Last Updated March 8, 2024