The Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Accreditation Coordinator

Dr. Bill BoothDr. Bill Booth
Senior Lecturer and Accreditation Coordinator, Computer Science
(254) 710-4338

Institution Information
Baylor University
Waco, Texas 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Computer Science Department is to provide a transformational educational experience in a Christian context through personalized mentoring and instruction, advanced scholarship, professional practice, and service that prepares our graduates for lifelong learning and ethically responsible leadership in the field.

Our Vision

We seek to be an outstanding Computer Science Department, known for quality education and leading edge research.

BSCS Program Educational Objectives

Within a few years of graduation, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science graduates are expected to:

  1. Practice in a computer science-related profession and/or pursue advanced studies in computer science or a related discipline.
  2. Use effective oral and written communication skills.
  3. Participate in collaborative environments.
  4. Become leaders in their chosen field.
  5. Exhibit a sense of professional ethics and civic responsibility.
  6. Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.
Enrollment and Graduation Statistics
Enrollment Degrees
2020-21 239 35
2019-20 235 47
2018-19 246 38
2017-18 272 47
2016-17 274 31
2015-16 245 28
2014-15 230 25
School of Engineering
& Computer Science
One Bear Place #97356
Waco, TX 76798-7356
Computer Science
One Bear Place #97141
Waco, TX 76798-7141