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Department received plaque acknowledging CIPS CSAC accreditation (Expired)

Dr. Howard Hamilton, Acting Head of the Department of Computer Science, accepted a plaque at the December 7, 2010 meeting of CIPS Saskatchewan in Regina.  The plaque reads:


The following programs at the

Univeristy of Regina

have been accredited under the

Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS)

Computer Science Accreditation Council (CSAC)

Computer Science Criteria

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computer Science

The accreditation is valid from 1982 to 2013


Dr. Peter King, FCIPS, I.S.P., ITCP

Director of Accreditation


The plaque recognizes that the Computer Science Accreditation Council (CSAC) has granted accreditation for three years from 2010 to 2013 to the University of Regina B.Sc. in Computer Science and B.Sc. (Honours) in Computer Science programs. CSAC is an autonomous body established by the Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS). The CIPS accreditation program was started in 1980 and the Computer Science Department at the University of Regina was one of the first four departments in Canada to be accredited in 1982. It is the only Computer Science Department in Canada to have been accredited continuously since then. CIPS is a professional association providing leadership in information systems and technologies. CIPS provides a code of ethics for members, upholds standards of certification or members, and encourages educational program accreditation.

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