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Accreditation Information

ABET LogoThe Bachelor of Science in Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,, under the General Criteria and the Computer Science and Similarly Named Computing Programs Program Criteria.

Clemson University Enrollment and Graduation Data

Program Educational Objectives (BS-CPSC Program)

  • PEO-1. Graduates will be employed in the computing profession and will be engaged in learning, understanding, and applying new ideas and technologies as the computing field evolves.
  • PEO-2. Graduates with an interest in, and aptitude for, advanced studies will have completed or be actively pursuing graduate studies.

Student Learning Outcomes (BS-CPSC Program)

The following student outcomes were adopted starting in the Fall of 2019 to align with the Computing Accreditation Commission's revised Criterion 3. Graduates of the BS-CPSC program will have the ability to:

  • SO-1. Analyze a complex computing problem and apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  • SO-2. Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program's discipline.
  • SO-3. Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  • SO-4. Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  • SO-5. Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program's discipline.
  • SO-6. Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computer-based solutions.