Articles tagged with computer science

How Hard Is Computer Science? Your FAQs Answered

Would computer science be hard to learn? Is it even worth learning? Is it the right career path for you? We spoke with a handful of tech experts who were once asking the same questions. Keep reading to see what they reveal about your most pressing computer science FAQs.

Self-Taught or Not: Is a Computer Science Degree Worth It?

Some people have been able to teach themselves programming skills, build some experience and connections and enter the technology field on their own. Others earn a Computer Science degree as a means of launching their career. But which route is right for you: self-taught or school? Use this data to help you decide.

Women in Computer Science: 6 Assumptions to Avoid

Why aren't more women capitalizing on the exciting opportunities in the tech industry? Many are steering clear due to some false assumptions they have about the field. We enlisted some female tech pros to help set the record straight.

What Can You Do With a Computer Science Degree?

Are you considering earning a computer science degree? If so, you're probably curious about what your options will be after graduation. Watch our video to learn more about the top six computer science career options.

What Is Computer Science? Experts Explain Their Field

What is computer science, what skills do you need to succeed and what sort of education does it take to be prepared for this field? We consulted the experts to learn all the ins and outs so you can make an informed decision about a career in computer science.

IT vs. Computer Science: Which Degree is Right for You? [Infographic]

If you're looking for a program that will prime you for success in a variety of technology careers, you're probably considering IT versus computer science. We created this infographic to provide you with a side-by-side comparison of these fields of study so you can decide which suits you best.

Computer Science vs. Engineering: Which Technical Track Should You Take?

We’re here to help with this side-by-side comparison of the two fields. Below you’ll find all of the basics, from education requirements to job titles to earning potential and more. Use this information to help you decide if you’re destined for a career in computer science or engineering.

6 Computer Science Skills You Didn't Know You Already Had

But while computer science may seem challenging to some, others are naturally inclined to achieve success in the field. We identified some soft skills that many computer scientists share. Keep reading to find out if you already have them!