CSAM Students at Convocation

BS in Computer Science Objectives & Outcomes

Educational Program Objectives

Graduates of the program will have an ability to:

  1. Be well prepared for a professional career or graduate studies in computer science.
  2. Be able to apply computer science principles to real-world problems.
  3. Have the skills to work effectively within an organization.
  4. Understand ethical, professional and social issues related to the practice of their profession.
  5. Engage in continuous learning.

Student Outcomes

The program enables students to achieve, by the time of graduation:

  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.