Computer Systems Engineering ABET Accreditation

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.  Program- specific Enrollment and Award Data is available here.

Program Objectives

  1. Graduates are successful practitioners of computer engineering in a variety of industries, government agencies and research/academic institutions, serving the state of Alaska as well as national/international needs.
  2. Graduates exhibit high standards regarding ethical behavior and social responsibility.
  3. Graduates successfully engage in lifelong learning experiences such as graduate education, short courses, technical talks, conferences, training programs, community groups, and writing and/or publishing papers.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

It is expected that graduates from the program will have:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret data.
  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
  • An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems.
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • An ability to communicate effectively.
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental and societal context.
  • A recognition of the need for, and the ability to engage in, lifelong learning.
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues.
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.