ABET Accreditation

Abet Accreditation
The Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science degree is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.


Program Educational Objectives 

Graduates from the BSCS program will, within three to five years of graduation, 

Objective I: Have become productive, responsible professionals in the practice of computer science and related engineering/application areas, including supportive and leadership roles on multidisciplinary teams.

Objective II: Have demonstrated effective communication skills, and grown an appreciation for non-technical disciplines.

Objective III: Have developed the ethical sensibilities and global perspective that allow them to appreciate how the decisions they make impact their community and society at large.

Objective IV: Have engaged in lifelong learning to adapt to the rapidly changing nature of computing.

Educational 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.