CIS Program Outcomes

CIS Program Objectives

The CIS program graduates will demonstrate the ability to

  1. Adhere to highest standards of Ethical and professional practices relevant to computing and information systems, and demonstrate awareness of the social and global impacts of computer technologies.
  2. Maintain current knowledge of Computing and Information Systems methodologies and techniques to address the critical needs of the business environment.
  3. Engage in applied organizational positions that require technical and organizational knowledge to analyze, design and implement Computing and Information Systems solutions.
  4. Solve problems that require critical thinking, teamwork, and communication skills.

CIS Program Outcomes (General)

The Computing and Information Systems program is expected to enable students to achieve the following Program Outcomes (PO) by the time of graduation;

  1. Apply knowledge of computing, information systems and mathematics.
  2. Analyze an interdisciplinary IS related problem, identify and define the computing and information systems requirements appropriate to its solution.
  3. Design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  4. Function effectively in teams to create a project plan to accomplish a common goal.
  5. Understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities.
  6. Communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  7. Analyze the impact of computing on individuals, organizations and society, including ethical, legal, security and global policy issues.
  8. Use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  9. Understand the processes that support the delivery and management of information systems within a specific application environment.

CIS Program Outcomes (Concentration: Information Systems Security)

The Computing and Information Systems program with concentration in Information Systems Security is expected to enable students to achieve the following Program Outcomes (PO) by the time of graduation;

  1. Apply knowledge of computing, information systems and mathematics.
  2. Analyze an interdisciplinary Information systems security problem; identify and define the IS security setup and configuration appropriate to its solution.
  3. Design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  4. Function effectively in teams to create a project plan to accomplish a common goal.
  5. Understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities.
  6. Communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  7. Analyze the impact of computing on individuals, organizations and society, including ethical, legal, security and global policy issues.
  8. Apply contemporary techniques, skills, and tools necessary for secure information systems.
  9. Understand the processes and policies that support the operational, tactical, and strategic aspects of modern Secure Systems.