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Computer Science Accreditation Information

The Wentworth Bachelor of Science in Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Program Educational Objectives 

Within three to five years of graduation: 

  • Graduates are proficient in applying computer science principles and best practices to problems in the workplace. 
  • Graduates attain productive and challenging computer science and/or software engineering careers in private practice, industry, or government. 
  • Graduates are engaged in continuing professional development or professional societies in computer science or a related computing field. 
  • Graduates follow standards set forth by professional societies of which they are members. 

Student Outcomes 

Graduates of the program will have an ability to: 

  1. Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions. 
  2. Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline. 
  3. Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts. 
  4. Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles. 
  5. Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline. 
  6. Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions. 

Undergraduate Enrollment & Degrees Awarded 

Annual Student Enrollment 

2019-2020: 605 

Degrees Awarded 

2019-2020: 94 

2018-2019: 95 

2017-2018: 73