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Program Characteristics

Special characteristics of our program:
  • Low student/faculty ratio.
  • Many classes in the evening or in the morning. Some are online.
  • Breadth and depth both emphasized: you get a solid foundation in Computer Science core, then you can choose a specialization area such as networking and communications, databases, bio-informatics, embedded systems, or artificial intelligence. You should study the past Masters Projects and available Research Topics to see if your interest matches our expertise.
  • Faculty mentoring: from the moment you enter, you will have a faculty advisor. Changing your interests while choosing your special area? You can change to a new advisor.
  • Be a part of department life: get teaching opportunities, join in faculty research, get involved in colloquia, curriculum planning, and social events.

Learning Outcomes

SLO1:   Analyze the architectures of various communication protocols and emerging   technologies in local and wide area networks

SLO2:   Design, implement and test software based on the object-oriented paradigm to   meet specific requirements.

SLO3:   Apply theoretical foundations that they have learned.

SLO4:   Evaluate and compare different algorithms given a task.

SLO5:   Conduct independent research in a specific topic in Computer Science:   develop, document and present clearly.

SLO6:   Independently aquire new computer-related skills based on previous knowledge.