Computer Science, M.S. Student Learning Outcomes

College Liberal Arts and Sciences
Major Computer Science
Degree M.S.
Date Revised February 10, 2022

Student Learning Outcomes and Proposed Methods for Collecting Data (from Assessment Plan)

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate the ability to evaluate and analyze a complex business problem and decide whether or not it is amenable to a computer solution.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to design a practical computer software system to solve a complex business problem.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to design, implement, and integrate a family of computer programs that are correct, substantial, easy-to-use, efficient, and easily understood by other programmers.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to test software systems for correct output.

Methods of Assessment

  • Internship Assessment Survey, sent to employers by Computer Science (1-4)
  • Internship Assessment Survey, sent to employers by Career Services (1-4)
  • Comprehensive Examination (1-4)
  • University Alumni Survey (1-4)
  • Graduating M.S. Candidate Student Survey (1-4)
  • Capstone Project in CSCI 567 (1-3)

Last Updated

AAE updated October 2022

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