Computer Science – Computing Theory
The undergraduate Computer Science – Computing Theory program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET.
Computer Science – Computing Theory Program Education Objectives
- Use Christian principles in evaluating issues and making ethical decisions.
- Demonstrate broad, integrated knowledge in core technology areas related to their fields of study.
- Exhibit critical thinking, communication, leadership and career development appropriate for technology professionals.
Expected Student Outcomes
Graduates of the Computer Science – Computing Theory program will demonstrate:
- An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate 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
Student Enrollment – Computer Science Computing Theory Program