The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). It is the first Computer Science Undergraduate Program accredited in Nebraska.
BSCS Program Educational Objectives
Graduates of the BSCS program will:
- Have acquired knowledge of computer science in core areas and paradigms.
- Have gained analytical and experimental problem-solving skills in computer science discipline.
- Be able to identify solutions to computational problems and implement them using knowledge acquired.
- Have developed communication skills required for computer science profession.
- Have accumulated experience in collaborative efforts of problem solving.
- Be able to engage in continuing professional development and services.
BSCS Student Outcomes
Graduates of the program will have an ability to:
- Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
- Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
- Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
- Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
- Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
- Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.