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.

The Top 10 Highest-Paying Big Data Careers photo

April 15, 2020

The Top 10 Highest-Paying Big Data Careers

Big data careers are in high demand—and pay accordingly. Here are the top 10 highest-paying roles in the field.

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April 14, 2020

Computer Science vs. Information Technology: What’s the Difference?

Computer science and IT may both be based in technology, but that’s where the similarities between these two disciplines end.

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March 11, 2020

5 Steps for Getting Your First Job in Tech

Looking to break into tech? Here, we outline advice and steps you can follow to learn how to get a job in tech even without a technical background.

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March 2, 2020

Part-Time Computer Science Degrees: What to Expect

Northeastern alumnus Hunter Jorgensen shares the lessons he learned firsthand while juggling work and earning a computer science degree.

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February 6, 2020

How to Become an IoT Developer

An IoT developer is one of the many roles within the vast Internet of Things industry. Learn how a master’s can help you break into this career.

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February 4, 2020

Earning an MS in Computer Science Without a CS Background

Anyone can earn a master’s in computer science—even non-CS majors. Here are 4 steps to earning a master’s in computer science without a CS background.

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January 8, 2020

The Hottest Vancouver Tech Companies Hiring in 2021

Explore open tech positions at companies like Amazon, Microsoft, Electronic Arts, Slack, and more.

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January 7, 2020

10 Cybersecurity Terms All Security Professionals Need to Know

Thinking about a career in cybersecurity? Start by understanding these cybersecurity terms to form the basis of your education in the field.

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December 20, 2019

Cybersecurity Requirements: Skills for a Cyber Career

Considering a career in cybersecurity? Being able to demonstrate these required skills can help you land your dream job.

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December 3, 2019

3 Types of Computer Science Skills Every CS Professional Needs

Computer scientists need to work to hone their “soft skills” and interview expertise alongside practical abilities in order to thrive in this industry.

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