⇒ Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
⇒ 4 Years (8 Semesters)
⇒ 125 Credit Hours
Computer Science deals with the theory and methods of processing information in digital computers, the design of computer hardware and software, and the applications of computers.
Jobs directly related to your degree include:
- Database administrator
- Games developer
- Information systems manager
- IT consultant
- Multimedia programmer
- Systems analyst
- Systems developer
- Web designer
- Web developer
Jobs where your degree would be useful include:
- IT sales professional
- IT trainer
- Network engineer
- Technical author
“The bachelor of Science in Computer Science aims to provide students with high-quality education covering a broad and well-integrated knowledge in the concepts and methodologies underlying the analysis, design, utilization of computer software, algorithms and systems. The graduates of the program will be well versed in computer technology and its impact on the global society.”
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
A few years after graduation, our alumni will be:
1. Successful professionals and innovators in theoretical and practical areas of computer science
2. Engaged in creating a positive technological impact with a sufficient awareness of the ethical, legal, and security issues of computer science
3. Equipped with the skills required for professional practice including functioning in teams, communicating effectively, and life-long learning
The program must enable students to attain, by the time of graduation:
- An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the program’s student outcomes and 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 needs.
- 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.
- Recognition of the need for and an ability 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 tradeoffs involved in design choices.
- An ability to apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.
Enrollment and Graduation Data
- Spring 2017 Total Number of Computer Science Students – 21
- Fall 2017 Total Number of Computer Science Students – 27
- Total Number of Graduated Computer Science Students (up to Spring 2017) – 2