Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Accreditation

Program Educational Objectives

The educational objectives for the BSCS program are to produce graduates who are expected to have demonstrated the ability to:

  1. Graduates will apply the concepts of the discipline including analysis, design, and implementation of information and computing systems.
  2. Graduates will be employed in the computing profession, and will be engaged in life-long learning, understanding, and applying new ideas and technologies as the field evolves.
  3. Graduates will be informed and involved members of their communities, and responsible engineering and computing professionals.

Student Outcomes

The student outcomes for the BSCS program are as follows:

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  2. An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  3. An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  4. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  5. An ability to translate fundamental computing concepts to a variety of emerging technologies.
  6. An ability to apply mathematical foundations, algorithmic principles, and computer science theory in the modeling and design of computer-based systems in a way that demonstrates comprehension of the tradeoffs involved in design choices.
  7. An ability to apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.