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Goals and Objectives

The goal of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science is to provide high quality instruction in mathematics and computer science and to pursue research.

The objectives of the department are:

  • Offer undergraduate and graduate courses and organize research activities to prepare students for leadership, scholarship, and service in computer science, applied mathematics, and math education.
  • Provide undergraduate math and computer courses that accommodate the needs of students in all disciplines.
  • Equip students with adequate math and computational skills for immediate employment and lifetime career.
Develop students’ interest and ability in research and get the students prepared for further graduate studies.

Program Education Objectives (PEOs) for B.Sc. of Computer Science Program:

The PEOs of this program are described as follows; upon graduation or within a few years after graduation, our graduates will:

  • PEO #1: have successful careers in CS or related area
  • PEO #2: be successful in graduate programs
  • PEO #3: demonstrate satisfied life-long learning capability through self-learning
  • PEO #4: demonstrate high-level social and ethical professionalism in their professional careers

Student Outcomes (SOs) for B.Sc. of Computer Science Program:

The SOs of this program are described as follows:

  • ABET SO #1: Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  • ABET SO #2: Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
  • ABET SO #3: Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  • ABET SO #4: Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  • ABET SO #5: Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
  • ABET SO #6: Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.

Computer Science Undergraduate Student Enrollment and Graduation Numbers:
Year (Fall)Enrollment NumberGraduation Number