Program Educational Objectives

As defined by ABET, program educational objectives are broad statements that describe what graduates are expected to attain within a few years of graduation. The Computer Science Department at Utah State University has the following program educational objectives. The computer science program of study is designed to provide undergraduates with the knowledge, skills, and tools to reach these educational objectives.

The Utah State University Computer Science program will prepare its graduates to

        • Be successful as practicing professionals in diverse career paths or in graduate school.
        • Be able to apply the principles of computer science to solve real world problems appropriate to the discipline.
        • Be effective communicators and team members.
        • Be active in their profession and participate in continuing education opportunities to foster personal and                      organizational growth.