BS in Computer Science Objectives and Outcomes

Program Educational Objectives:

Graduates of the BS in Computer Science are expected to:

  1. initiate and participate in computing innovations in various industries;
  2. apply current technologies in designing and implementing computing solutions in various industries;
  3. exercise life-long learning to remain current in their domains;
  4. participate in collaborative projects locally and globally;
  5. demonstrate leadership skills in professional teams.

Student Learning Outcomes:

The B.S. in Computer Science program enables students to attain, by the time of graduation:

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the program’s student outcomes and to the discipline
  2. An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution
  3. An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs
  4. An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal
  5. An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities
  6. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  7. An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society
  8. Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development
  9. An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  10. 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.
  11. An ability to apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.

* Adopted from the ABET Criteria for Accrediting Computing Programs, 2017-2018

More information on the BS in Computer Science at Pace University.


Fall 2017

Degrees Conferred
Fall 2016-Summer 2017

New York City






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