APPLIED COMPUTER SCIENCE
on November 6, 2002)
Goal: Prepare broadly-educated
technical professionals capable of developing new technology
in the computing sciences.
Intended outcomes: A graduate
of the Applied Computer
Science program should
have a solid background in the core area of computer
science and some of its related fields.
have developed strong problem-solving abilities
which enable him/her to analyze, design, and implement
computer-based solutions, particularly software-based
ones, for a variety of realistic problems.
communicate fluently, both in writing and orally,
with both professionals and non-professionals.
be able to adapt to new technology on his/ her
be aware of ethical and other societal issues related
to computers and computing.