Southwestern Adventist University

Undergraduate Bulletin 2011-2012 PDF

Aims of the Program

The primary mission of the Department of Computer Science is to prepare students for professional work in the field of computer science, within a Christian context. A secondary mission of the Department is to provide service courses in computer science to the University community at-large.

The Department of Computer Science offers two bachelor of science degree programs. The first, the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, is intended for students who wish to pursue careers in computer science, either in industry or in academia. The second program, offered in collaboration with the Department of Business Administration, is a composite major leading to a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Computer Information Systems. This program is intended for students who wish to apply the tools of computer science in a management context. The Department also offers a minor in Computer Science.

In addition to the course requirements set forth below, each student majoring in Computer Science or in Computer Information Systems must successfully develop and release a useful program under an open-source model.


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