Educational Objectives and Outcomes
Program Educational Objectives
The educational objectives of the CIS program are to produce graduates who:
- meet their professional goals;
- continue to be life-long learners; and
- meet their employer or continuing education expectations.
The CIS program of study enables students to achieve, by the time of graduation:
- An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline;
- An ability to analyze a problem and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution;
- An ability to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component or program to meet desired needs;
- An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal;
- An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities;
- An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
- An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations and society;
- Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, continuing professional development;
- An ability to use current techniques, skills and tools necessary for computing practices.
- An understanding of processes that support the delivery and management of information systems within a specific application environment.
The CIS program at Cal U began in the Fall of 2005. Below is student enrollment and graduation data since the inception of the program.
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