Graduate Program Goals/Outcomes

  • Encourage close interaction between students and professors, which is made possible through small class sizes and a high degree of availability of professors outside of the classroom.
  • Develop student's communication skills through group projects and classroom presentations.
  • Expose students to Silicon Valley researchers through the department's Special Lecture Series and frequent guest lectures and site visits.
  • Provide opportunities for research with a faculty advisor.
  • Allow students to apply their coursework experience in a capstone Masters project.