Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane - Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCSC)

   The BSCSC program is accredited by ABET 2010, 2016.

 

 Mission

Program Educational Objectives

The BSCSC program’s long term educational objectives are to prepare graduates within 3-5 years after graduation, with an ability to:

  1. Utilize computer science knowledge, attitudes, and skills, including design, implementation, integration, and evaluation of computing systems across a broad range of application domains and organizations;
  2. Utilize 21st-century skills, including proficiency in IT and digital collaboration in multilingual national and global settings to succeed in their professions;
  3. Contribute to Morocco’s IT Industry and Society progression; and
  4. Engage in life-long learning, including pursuing graduate studies.

Student Outcomes 

Graduates of the BSCSC program will have an ability to: 

  1. Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  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.
  3. Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  4. Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  5. Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
  6. Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.

Program structure

The 136 SCH BSCSC degree consists of five areas:

  1. General Education (30 SCH)
  2. Mathematics, Sciences, and Engineering (30 SCH)
  3. Computer Science Major (55 SCH)
  4. Minor (15 SCH) 5. Free Electives (6 SCH)

 Program information

  • See BSEMS flowchart for possible courses’ sequence (internal link)

Program Data

The first graduates of the BSCSC program were in 2006. There have been 415 graduates so far. The  enrollment and graduation numbers for recent years  are as follows:

Academic Year

Enrollment(Graduation) #s

2013

167(31)

2014

158(25)

2015

181(30)

2016

176(25)

2017

185(31)

2018

197(35)

2019

247(33)

2020

410(22)

2021

503(6)