Program Educational Objectives
The program educational objectives (PEOs) of the MS-CSC program can be defined in terms of what our graduated students are expected to be performing in their professional careers. Namely, our graduate students are expected to:
- PEO1: Successfully integrate a wide variety of information technology firms to join their research and development, quality assurance and business analysis units.
- PEO2: Actively participate in the innovation and progress of the computing community by developing, evaluating, supporting and adopting new technologies and advancements.
- PEO3: Fully and efficiently collaborate and work with colleagues amongst superiors and peers, while respecting professional ethics and standards.
- PEO4: Tackle new issues and propose new solutions after performing systematical investigation on the state of the art developments.
Program Outcome Objectives
The program must enable students to attain the following outcomes by the time of graduation:
- PO1: Analyze a complex computing problem and apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
- PO2: Acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.
- PO3: Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s disciplines.
- PO4: Communicate effectively in a variety of professional scientific contexts.
- PO5: Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practices based on legal and ethical principles.
- PO6: Function effectively as a member or leader of a team while engaging in activities related to the program’s disciplines.
- PO7: Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions and systems.
- PO8: Develop and conduct program-related experimentations, analyze and interpret data, and apply professional judgment to draw conclusions.