Curriculum and Accreditation Committee

The Computer Society PEAB is involved in two major areas of activity in the Curriculum area:

  • Undergraduate accreditation in computing and engineering.
  • Development and maintenance of curricular volumes in existing and emerging disciplines.


Stack of booksWith regard to accreditation, the Computer Society is one of two member societies within CSAB.  CSAB provides operational support for computing accreditation by appointing and training program evaluators, and is responsible for the Program Criteria used to accredit the various computing programs.  For more details on CSAB, visit

With regard to the various curricular volumes in undergraduate computing education, the Computer Society has participated in each of the following:


In addition, the Computer Society will be participating in an effort to develop a curricular volume for Data Science.



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