Learning Outcomes for Information Technology Program

The learning outcomes are based on the ABET program outcomes for computer science.

By graduation, students are expected to:

  1. Be able to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline
  2. Be able to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution
  3. Be able to design, implement, and evaluate a computer‐based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs
  4. Be able to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal
  5. Understand professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities
  6. Be able to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  7. Be able to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society
  8. Recognize the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development
  9. Be able to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice
  1. Be able to use and apply current technical concepts and practices in the core information technologies
  2. Be able to identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer‐based systems
  3. Be able to effectively integrate IT‐based solutions into the user environment
  4. Understand best practices and standards and their application
  5. Be able to assist in the creation of an effective project plan