Student Outcomes

Student outcomes describe what students are expected to know and be able to do by the time of graduation. These relate to the knowledge, skills, and behaviors that students acquire as they progress through the program. [ABET CAC Criteria, 2021-2022]

Student Outcomes (SOs) should be __assessed every 1-2 years__.

Performance Indicators (PI)

- 6.1 Apply principles of programming and software engineering to solve software development problems.
- 6.2 Analyze the performance of computing-based solutions using computer science theory and algorithms.
- 6.3 Explain the concepts and usage of various computing systems and architectures.
- 6.4 Develop a software system or solution for a real-world problem by applying computer science theory and practice.

Assessment

PI | Artifacts | Rubric |
---|---|---|

6.1 | MFT AI1 | |

MLO1 Quiz and Exam in CS 4963 | Knowledge Outcomes (Ver 3.0) (Criterion #1) | |

6.2 | MFT AI2 | |

MLO2 & MLO3 Quiz and Exam in CS 4963 | Knowledge Outcomes (Ver 3.0) (Criterion #2 and #3) | |

6.3 | MFT AI3 | |

MLO4 Quiz and Exam in CS 4963 | Knowledge Outcomes (Ver 3.0) (Criterion #4) | |

6.4 | Project and Report in CS 3337 and CS 4962 | Software Engineering - Design, Implementation, and Evaluation (Criterion #4) |

All | Student Outcome Survey of students, faculty, alumni, and IAB members |

Surveys are conducted once every two academic year in spring semester.

The combined the score of MLO Quiz and Exam (equally weighted) in CS 4963 is normalized to a scale of 1-4 as follows:

- Exceeds Expectations: 90 or above
- Meets Expectations: 70-90
- Needs Improvement: 50-70
- Unsatisfactory: below 50