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Computer ScienceComputer Science1
It is a pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Computer Science at the University of Jordan. The Department strives to offer quality undergraduate and graduate courses and programs in computer science. Consistent with these objectives are the high priorities the Department places on quality research and effective teaching. The Department seeks to attract highly qualified students as majors to both its undergraduate and graduate programs.

The Department is part of King Abdullah II School for Information Technology; it offers Computer Science degrees at the Bachelors, and Masters Levels. Currently the department has 25 members; 15 full Professors, 4 Associate Professors, 3 Assistant Professors, and 3 Teacher members with an MSc’s. Degree.
 
The undergraduate program of Computer Science was internationally accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology in October, 2018, and has been rising in the global ranking to get a 301-350 rank in QS-Stars ranking, and 201-250 in the Times Higher Education (THE) ranking.

The Department believes in a strong advising approach at all levels, where advisors help the students choose the appropriate program according to their goals, needs and interests.
 
Graduates of the 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.
  
Computer Information SystemsComputer Information Systems2
Computer Information Systems (CIS) is one of the most important fields in information and computer technology. CIS is considered a bridge between computer science specializations and organizational and administrative fields, whereby a student gains knowledge and acquires skills necessary to analyzing, designing, developing and operating information systems and utilizing them in any type of public or private organizations. CIS Department offers a broad variety of interesting courses, from general overview to special skills, from business applications to programming tools, from productivity software to cutting edge developing environments. 

CIS Department was established in 2000. The Department offers 2 degrees; Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems and Master's in Information Systems. Currently the department has 27 members; 7 full Professors, 7 Associate Professors, 5 Assistant Professors, and 8 Teacher members with an MSc’s. Degree.
 
The undergraduate program of Computer Information Systems was internationally accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology in October, 2018, and has been rising in the global ranking to get a 301-350 rank in QS-Stars ranking.
 
Graduates of the 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. Support the delivery, use, and management of information systems within an information systems environment.
  
Information TechnologyInformation Technology3
Believing in the Information Technology role in building and promoting the growth of the national economy, and in accordance with the Kingdom's strategy to shift towards the knowledge economy, the Information Technology department was established within the King Abdullah II School for Information Technology at University of Jordan. 
 
The department offers Business Information Technology (BIT) degrees at the Bachelors level, and Web Intelligence (WI) and e-government (e-gov) programs at the Masters Level. Currently the department has 18 members; 5 full Professors, 8 Associate Professors, 2 Assistant Professors, and 3 Teacher members with an MSc’s. Degree.

Faculty members at the Information Technology Department are involved in numerous fields related to information technology ranging from business intelligence and data mining, database systems, information retrieval and knowledge management systems, cyber and information security, e- commerce, e-learning, web application development, enterprise resource planning systems, document processing and analysis. 
 
The Business Information Technology undergraduate program was internationally accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology in July, 2019, and has been rising in the global ranking ever since.
 
Graduates of the 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. Identify and analyze user needs and to take them into account in the selection, creation, integration, evaluation, and administration of computing-based systems.