What You Will Learn
Our Curriculum

Student Learning Objectives      

       BS-Computer Science
       BS-Information Systems
       BS-Information Technology
       

Information Technology (Associate Degree)

  • The student will demonstrate an ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to use and apply current technical concepts and practices in the core information technologies.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of best practices and standards and their application.

Computer Science (Bachelor’s Degree)

  • The student will demonstrate an ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society.
  • The student will demonstrate a recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  • The student will demonstrate 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.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.

Information Systems (Bachelor’s Degree)

  • The student will demonstrate an ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society.
  • The student will demonstrate a recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of processes that support the delivery and management of information systems within a specific application environment.

Information Technology (Bachelor’s Degree)

  • The student will demonstrate an ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society.
  • The student will demonstrate a recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to use and apply current technical concepts and practices in the core information technologies.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer-based systems.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to effectively integrate IT-based solutions into the user environment.
  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of best practices and standards and their application.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to assist in the creation of an effective project plan.

Information Technology (Master’s Degree)

  • The student will demonstrate an understanding of the current concepts, issues, and applications of the core information technologies.
  • The student will demonstrate that they can identify opportunities to use information technology in the selection, creation, evaluation, and administration of computer-based systems.
  • The student will demonstrate that they can apply a systems approach to problem solving and to the development of information technology applications.
  • The student will demonstrate an ability to effectively integrate IT-based solutions into the business environment.
  • The student will demonstrate that they can work with people from other disciplines while developing innovative solutions to a common problem.
  • The student will demonstrate that they can execute their professional responsibilities in a disciplined and ethical manner.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to incorporate state of the art information technologies, standards, and best practice in the development of business computing applications.
  • The student will demonstrate their appreciation for, and their ability to manage, contemporary trends and issues in the evolution of information technology.

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