PSU-CCIS’ Software Engineering Program Receives ABET-EAC Accreditation
Prince Sultan University (PSU), a leading institution for higher education in Saudi Arabia, has achieved a significant milestone in its academic offerings. The Software Engineering Program under the College of Computer and Information Sciences (CCIS) at PSU has recently been granted accreditation by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology - Engineering Accreditation Commission (ABET-EAC). This prestigious accreditation solidifies PSU's commitment to providing high-quality education and ensures that the Software Engineering Program meets international standards of excellence. The accreditation serves as a testament to the university's dedication to producing highly skilled and competent software engineers who can contribute significantly to the rapidly evolving field of technology.
The ABET-EAC is a globally recognized organization responsible for evaluating and accrediting engineering and technology programs worldwide. ABET accreditation is highly regarded in the academic community and is a benchmark for program quality and excellence. The accreditation process involves a comprehensive review of the program's curriculum, faculty qualifications, student outcomes, and facilities. Achieving ABET accreditation signifies that the program meets rigorous standards set by industry professionals and academic experts.
The accreditation of PSU-CCIS' Software Engineering Program by ABET brings numerous benefits to the university, its students, and the wider community. Some key advantages include:
Enhanced Academic Reputation
Global Recognition and Mobility
The accreditation of PSU-CCIS’ Software Engineering Program by the ABET-EAC is a significant achievement that reflects the university's commitment to excellence in education. This accreditation not only validates the quality of the program but also enhances the reputation of PSU and its graduates. It ensures that students receive a rigorous and up-to-date education, preparing them for successful careers in the dynamic field of software engineering. The ABET accreditation serves as a testament to PSU's dedication to providing the highest standards of education and highlights its position as a leading institution in Saudi Arabia and beyond.
The Computer Science program is fully accredited by
the National Commission for Academic Accreditation & Assessment (NCAAA)
until 2020. The CCIS obtained Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) on 28th August 2020 for its CS and IS programs.
In addition, the CCIS obtained the full accreditation of its SE program on 31 of August 2023 from the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) Until 2029.
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“Since graduating from PSU, Ahmad focused his education in Agile management where he received many Professional Certifications such as, PSM, CSPO, PSPO, & PDDM. with a demonstrated history of working in the IT industry he launched more than 15 apps with a total of 7,000,000 downloads.”
Dr. Mamdouh Alenezi, Dean of Quality Assurance and Development
“After graduating from PSU, Dr. Alenezi received his MS & Ph.D. degrees from DePaul Uni. & North Dakota State Uni. in 2011 & 2014, respectively. He has extensive experience in data mining, machine learning, & software security where he applied several data mining techniques to solve Software Engineering problems.”