Computing and IT

When it comes to conducting business in the modern age, the world has never been more digitally connected. That’s why staying up-to-date on the latest trends in computer science is critical for success. Developments in the realms of cybersecurity, data analysis, programming, coding, and other areas are all essential for modern businesses. Below, we have gathered relevant articles, tips, interviews, and how-to guides to help you better understand the role that computer science and IT can play in empowering you to advance in your career.

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April 12, 2021

What is Health Informatics?

Jay Spitulnik, associate teaching professor and director of Northeastern's MS in Health Informatics, shares his expertise on emerging industry trends and how students can prepare.

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March 17, 2021

What Can You Do With a Computer Science Degree?

Computer science is pervasive in all industries, and the career possibilities for advanced degree holders are endless. Here’s what you can do with your degree.

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March 9, 2021

Earning a Bioinformatics Degree: Career Outlook and Job Prospects

Learn how a bioinformatics degree can prepare you for a role that emphasizes programming, analyzing, and visualizing biological data in pharma, biotech, conservation, and other industries.

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March 1, 2021

7 Popular Bioinformatics Careers

Earning a master’s degree in bioinformatics can prepare you for a career in biological data analysis in the lab, at a hospital, or out in the field.

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February 15, 2021

The 11 Highest-Paying Computer Science Jobs

Are you considering earning your master’s in computer science? Here’s a look at how the degree can pay off in today’s job market.

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January 13, 2021

Northeastern's MS in Computer Science Curriculum

Learn more about Northeastern's MS in Computer Science curriculum designed to advance your career.

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December 11, 2020

Top Computer Science Skills to Highlight on Your Resumé

Here's a list of the top computer science-related skills to highlight on your resumé and tips to help you stand out from the competition.

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December 4, 2020

What are the Prerequisites for a Master’s in Computer Science?

Ready to embark on a master’s in computer science? Here’s what you need to know about enrolling.

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November 20, 2020

How to Build Your Data Visualization Skills

By learning to work with datasets and create effective data visualizations, you can empower your organization to make informed strategic decisions.

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November 13, 2020

Emerging Trends in Cybersecurity

The rise in cyberattacks means skilled professionals are needed now more than ever. Here’s a look at what’s driving the field today.

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