Student Outcomes

Computer Science Program's Learning Outcomes

College adopted ABET learning outcomes.

By the time of graduation, students of the Computer Science program will attain the following learning outcomes:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline

  • An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution

  • An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired need.

  • An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.

  • An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities.

  • An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.

  • An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society.

  • An ability to recognize the need for and to engage in continuing professional development.

  • An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.

  • 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 trade-offs involved in design choices.

  • An ability to apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.