ABET

The Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Program Educational Objectives

Within 4 years of graduation, graduates of our program will have:

  1. Established themselves as practicing professionals who contribute to the economic development of the region, state and nation or are engaged in advanced education in computer science, software engineering or related areas.
  2. Demonstrated their ability to work in accordance with the professional standards of ethics expected of computer scientists and software engineers.
  3. Demonstrated their ability to adapt to changing technology and economic conditions by acquiring new skills and seeking opportunities for personal and professional development.

Student Outcomes

Graduates of the program will have an ability to:

  1. Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  2. Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
  3. Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  4. Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  5. Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
  6. Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.