Computer Science Educational Objectives

The educational objectives of the computer science program at Western Michigan University are to have graduates:

  1. Graduates will exhibit knowledge and skills sufficient for continued intellectual growth in computing.
  2. Graduates will develop mentoring skills and assume project leadership roles in the computing field.
  3. Graduates will be able to adapt to technological advances and become technical experts in at least one area of computing.
  4. Graduates will gain an understanding of business and organizational concepts within the computing field.
  5. Graduates will understand the roles of regulations and guidelines in their area of industry.