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UT Tyler Department of Computer Science

Master of Science in Computer Science-Program Outcomes

Computer science students at the time of graduation are expected to:

  1. ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline;
  2. an ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution;
  3. and 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, 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. a recognition of the need for 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.
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