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M.S. in Computer Science

Expected Outcomes - Graduate Profile

Students completing the Master in Computer Science degrees will be professionally prepared and qualified to:

  • Develop efficient algorithms for novel applications.
  • Able to teach computer-related courses at the undergraduate level.
  • Able to pursue advanced graduate studies.
  • Apply knowledge of mathematics and computer science to identify, formulate and solve scientific problems.
  • Manage capital and intellectual property assets, implement computer security, and understand ethical and legal aspects of computing.
  • Able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing in English and Spanish.
  • Able to participate as a team member, team leader or project manager.
  • Able to provide technical direction in the development of high-level architectural specifications.
  • Able to make strategic technological decisions that will help their enterprises to gain a competitive business advantage.
  • Understand human factors that impact human computer interaction.
  • Analyze and interpret data for decision-making.
  • Generate creative solutions to complex problems by using advanced tools and techniques.
  • Able to integrate computer systems from components, that perform a wide range of tasks and meet user needs.
  • Perform as entrepreneurs and consultants.
  • Understand the impact of scientific solutions in a global/societal context.
  • Recognize the need to engage in life-long learning.
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