Tag: computer science

Top 10 Reasons to Major in Computer Science

Emeritus Professor of Computer Science, Otterbein University

Want a cutting-edge career that's also marketable in any business environment? Consider Computer Science! read more

Top Careers for Myers-Briggs Personality Types: INTP

CollegeXpress Student Writer

A series devoted to Myers-Briggs personality types and recommended jobs for each type. This edition: INTP (introversion, intuition, thinking, perception). read more

3 Leveling-Up Tools for Beginning Computer Science Students

Lead Developer, JB Analytics

So, you are (or you think you want to be) a computer science student. You're just a little overwhelmed with all of the ways to get your foot in the door as a programmer! These three awesome tools should help. read more

Infographic: Where the Tech Jobs Are


Think working in IT will keep you chained to a computer? Think again. read more

Want a Great Job? Build a Great Technical Portfolio

Author, How to Crush College

Looking for ways to stand out in college and in the job market? MIT grad Erik Fogg has some great advice to help you build an attention-grabbing portfolio. read more

Girls Have Skill(z) Too

Student, University of Central Florida

Historically, the field of computer science has been a bit of a "boys club." But women are gaining ground thanks to programs like IBM's Master the Mainframe contest. Here, a participant shares her experiences and encourages girls to explore careers in technology. read more

How to Graduate With a Degree and a Future

Tech Writer, Researcher, Appnovation Technologies

Want to gain a competitive edge in your post-grad job search? Try adding computer science to your list of skills--and build those skills with open source. read more

Predictive Analytics: Predicting the Future Through Numbers

Actuarial Director, CNA Insurance

Are you a numbers person? Business-minded? A career in predictive analytics might be just what you've been looking for. read more

What Can You Do With a Computer Science Major?

Freelance Writer

Do you think it would be cool to design the technologies that make your electronic devices work better? To invent new ones? To help make people's lives and jobs easier? Then maybe computer science is the right path for you! read more

Free Courses in Computer Science

Data Entry Specialist, Carnegie Communications

With all the buzz about Coursera, there's a similar program for those interested in computer science. Read more about free online courses that are all the rage! read more