The Computer Science Bachelor of Science degree offered by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org/, 415 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21201.
Accreditation by ABET is an assurance that the program meets the quality standards of the profession for which it prepares graduates.
ABET accredits college and university programs in applied and natural science, computing, engineering and engineering technology.
ABET accreditation is the culmination of continuous self-assessment and improvement, and assures that ABET-accredited programs meet the needs of students and their chosen professions while preparing graduates to enter the professional world.
Accreditation criteria focus on what students experience and learn. ABET’s voluntary peer-review process is highly respected worldwide because it adds critical value to academic programs in the technical disciplines, where quality, precision and safety are of the utmost importance.
ABET has 2,200-plus experts from industry, academia and government who provide quality assurance by serving as program evaluators, commissioners, board members and advisors. ABET is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.