College of EngineeringComputer Science and SoftwareAbout CSSEOur Mission

Our Mission

The mission of computer science and software engineering is to prepare students through high quality, internationally recognized instructional programs; to practice professionally and ethically in a competitive global environment; to expand scientific and engineering knowledge through innovative research and creative partnerships involving academia, industry and government; and to provide extension programs to assist individuals and organizations in finding solutions to problems through education, consultation and practical research.

The vision of computer science and software engineering is to become the best computer science and software engineering program in the state of Alabama, one of the top in the southeastern region, and a nationally recognized department in the country, for the quality of student-centered education we provide, the impact of research conducted by our students and faculty, the excellence of our faculty, and the accomplishments of our graduates.