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Student Outcomes

Graduates of the program will have an ability to:

  • Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  • Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program's discipline.
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  • Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgements in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  • Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program's discipline.
  • Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.
Our program emphasizes the following eleven core areas in computer science:


  1. Algorithms and Data Structures
  2. Programming Languages
  3. Computer Architecture
  4. Numerical and Symbolic Computation
  5. Operating Systems
  6. Database Management 
  7. Data Networking
  8. Software Design and Methodology
  9. Cybersecurity
  10. Human-Computer Interaction
  11. Web/App Development