• Computer Science
    MTSU professors help students successfully compete annually in various programming competitions
  • Computer Science
    Senior computer science students developed the software for the MTSU mobile app
  • Computer Science
    Few degrees have as much widespread industry demand as computer science
  • Computer Science
    More than 800 technology-related jobs go unfilled
    in the mid-state area annually

BS Learning Outcomes

Students will demonstrate:

  1. an ability to apply knowledge of computing and math appropriate to the discipline
  2. an ability to analyze a problem and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  3. an ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  4. an ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  5. an understanding of professional ethical, legal, security, and social issues and responsibilities.
  6. an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  7. an ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations and society.
  8. recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development.
  9. an ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  10. an ability to apply mathematical foundations, algorithmic principles, and computer science theory in the modeling and design of computer-based systems in a way that demonstrates comprehension of the tradeoffs involved in design choices.
  11. an ability to apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.