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Hamad S. Dec 31, 2021 117 views

Career Differences: Computer Science vs. Software Engineering

I'm currently a freshman computer science student and have always wondered what's the difference between computer science and software engineering in terms of careers, where to go after graduation and what type of work each major graduates should be doing. It seems to me that both majors are so...

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Nathan C. Dec 18, 2021 155 views

As a high school student, what should I do to get an internship relating to computer science?

I've looked around the internet a bit but still have some questions, it seems like it is hard but somewhat feasible for a high schooler to land an internship. I would say I know python well and in school I am taking AP computer science where I am learning java. But my questions are what should...

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Garvin K. Dec 10, 2021 139 views

Is Computer Science a good major? (or worth the time)

I'm a senior at Burton high school. I'm interesting in Computer Sciences however is doubtful due to the experience i have with coding, etc. college computerscience computer-science computer-software technology...


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Engoron L. Oct 31, 2021 114 views

What are efficient methods to becoming a computer scientist?

I'm a high school senior striving to land a spot in a top-tier STEM university while striving to broaden my knowledge of computer science! Through this, I would like to instill a positive impact with CS one day. computer-software computer-science technology...


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Jervoris B. Oct 27, 2021 146 views

What are the possibilities I have with a CompE Degree?

I am a junior/ senior in college studying Computer Engineering and I am excited but worried about what's to come next. college computer engineering computer-science engineer computerengineer...


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Xiaohui C. Oct 22, 2021 132 views

I wonder to know how to become a programmer and the salaries of this job?

I am a high school student and interested in computer science major. I want to become a programmer in the future. This is an aspect that neither math nor English offers me, ye computer-science computer computer-software t I know it is difficult. However, I want to challenge...

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Bryson H. Oct 19, 2021 162 views

What are some drawback of being a computer programmer?

I am a sophomore in high school, who is taking college courses for programming right now from a local college. I have been interested in coding since 8th grade and now I feel like that is what my future will be. computer programming computer-programming computer-software computer-science...

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Bryson H. Oct 19, 2021 123 views

What are some option I may have for going to college for programming? What options do I have for degrees and different colleges I can go to?

I am a sophomore in high school, who is taking college courses for programming right now from a local college. I have been interested in coding since 8th grade and now I feel like that is what my future will be. college-major major computer-science college programming coding program...

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Bryson H. Oct 19, 2021 137 views

What advice would you give to someone considering being a programer?

I am a sophomore in high school, who is taking college courses for programming right now from a local college. I have been interested in coding since 8th grade and now I feel like that is what my future will be. college college-major tech technology # computer computer computer-science...

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Celiang H. Oct 15, 2021 118 views
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Edwin Y. Oct 08, 2021 142 views

What is the working envioment like when you are woking in Software Engineer

I'm a High School student and I just want to know what the environment like for Computer software Engineer. computer-software...


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stephanie L. Oct 06, 2021 181 views

What do employers look for when recruiting for a software engineer, or any other computer science job?

I'm interested in pursuing computer science as a degree in college but I was wondering what tech companies look in terms of soft skill, and maybe a bit of hard skills as well. What are some classes I should take in college? What skills should I work on or need? computer-science computer...

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Jiarong J. Oct 06, 2021 192 views

While in college, how you prepare yourself to become a software engineer?

I am a High School Senior who has a strong passion in Computer Science and I am looking forward to become a Software Engineer. But I have a concern. According to Moore's law, "Computational progress will become significantly faster, smaller, and more efficient over time". I am worried that...

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Greg B. Oct 06, 2021 167 views

How would you build a software developer?

I'm a Marine Corps Veteran and was just accepted to a program that will pay for school, any additional training that would make me more hirable, and a monthly housing allowance. I'm starting at a local community college and looking to transfer to Santa Clara University in pursuit of a computer...

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Howard L. Oct 05, 2021 146 views

Is it much more competitive to become a software engineer or software developer?

Currently in senior year of high school and debating whether to major in computer engineering or computer science. computer-software...


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Celiang H. Oct 05, 2021 138 views

What major should I consider if I want to be a web developer?

I am currently a senior student from Galileo High School and I have interests about building websites. The reason that I have interest to web developing is because I have an internship that learn about coding and building websites during the past summer. Is software engineering a good major? I...

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Jason X. Oct 05, 2021 253 views

What are the qualifications or requirements of being a successful software engineer/coder

Hello CareerVillage, I am wondering about the requirements and maybe even the qualifications of being a coder. I am currently a junior in high school and am wondering what classes I can take other than computer science to help my way to becoming a software engineer or a coder....

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