Bachelor of Science

Program Educational Objectives

The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BIT) degree has the following Program Educational Objectives:

  1. Graduates will be successful in their technical careers and will become leaders in information technology or related fields.
  2. Graduates will pursue advanced study in post-graduate education in information technology or related fields.
  3. Graduates will be effective communicators on technical issues and their social impact, and will become responsible and ethical professionals to society.
  4. Graduates will be life-long learners who are always prepared to tackle challenges of the future.

Program Outcomes

At graduation, a BIT degree graduate at MUST should be able to:

  1. Apply fundamental knowledge of mathematics, algorithmic principles, computer theory, and principles of computing systems in the modeling and design of computer-based systems that demonstrate an understanding of tradeoffs involved in design choices.
  2. Analyze a problem, specify the requirements appropriate to its computing solution, design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program that satisfies the requirements.
  3. Apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.
  4. Use current skills, techniques, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  5. Function effectively as a member of a team to accomplish a common goal.
  6. Understand professional, ethical, legal, social, and security issues and responsibilities.
  7. Analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society.
  8. Write effectively.
  9. Give effective oral presentations.
  10. Recognize the need for, and an ability to engage in, continuing professional development.