Computer Science Educational Objectives

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

  • Exhibit knowledge and skills sufficient for continued intellectual growth in computing.
  • Develop mentoring skills and assume project leadership roles in the computing field.
  • Be able to adapt to technological advances and become technical experts in at least one area of computing.
  • Gain an understanding of business and organizational concepts within the computing field.
  • Understand the roles of regulations and guidelines in their area of industry.