The BS in Engineering & Management Science (BSEMS) is designed to provide students with an understanding of the dynamics of corporate operations that will make them more effective in the workplace and will better prepare them for managerial or technical leadership roles in the corporate environment. The program is intended to equip students with abilities to:
- Use quantitative methods and reasoning in order to better inform business decisions;
- Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems;
- Understand software and information systems, processes and methodologies and ways they can improve quality and efficiency;
- Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global context;
- Apply knowledge of math, science, and engineering;
- Understand issues pertinent to resource management and to business performance and profitability;
- Communicate effectively and operate in technical multidisciplinary teams to reach business objectives;
- Serve as change agents in their company, based on interpersonal and teamwork skills; and
- Move into graduate programs in engineering or business.
Intended Learning Outcomes
Graduates of the BSCSC program will have obtained the following student outcomes:
- An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
- An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
- An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
- An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
- An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security, and social issues and responsibilities.
- An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
- An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society.
- An ability to recognize the need for, and to engage in continuing professional development.
- An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practices.
- An ability to apply mathematical foundations, algorithmic principles, and computer science theory in the modeling and design of computer-based systems in a way that demonstrates comprehension of the tradeoffs involved in design choices.
- An ability to apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems of varying complexity.
About the School
Inaugurated in 1995 by His Majesty King Hassan II and Crown Prince Abdallah bin Abdel-Aziz of Saudi Arabia, Al Akhawayn University redefines the classic American liberal arts educational experience at ... Read More