BYLINE: Andrew RaffertyBloomberg NewsAug.
28, 2019 11:00:00The question of when to get the degree is one of the most contentious topics in the world of technology.
There are a lot of ways to get into computer science, said Matthew Cramer, an associate professor of computer science at the University of Texas at Austin.
You could take a four-year master’s degree, he said, which is a popular choice for many people.
Or, you could get a bachelor’s degree in computer science and get a job in a technology company.
Cramer said that the major decision is based on your career goals.
If you’re a programmer, you might consider a master’s or a bachelor of science in computer-aided design (CAD).
“You can do a master of business administration, or you can do another master of computer administration and a couple of jobs in finance,” he said.
You could also go into a consulting career, or a technical position.
“There are jobs out there that are filled with people who don’t really care about computer science,” he added.
So if you’re in the market for a computer-related degree, here’s what you should know:The first computer science course you take is the master’s, Cramer said.
“The second you take a bachelor is really just a matter of when you’re going to finish,” he explained.
There’s also a third option: A graduate degree in a computer engineering program.
The difference is that you will likely take more courses to graduate, but you won’t necessarily get a degree in your final year.
A computer science master’s is worth $1,500 a year, but that price increases to $2,500 after you graduate, according to the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and Science.
A bachelor’s in computer engineering is $3,500.
That’s the price of a four year degree, but Cramer explained that you can still get a master or bachelor of arts degree.
“I think it’s probably the best option for those looking to get an engineering degree,” Cramer added.
A degree in computing science can be a bit more expensive than a master in computer technology, Cender said.
However, there are some things to consider: A computer science graduate may take a class in programming, or they may specialize in certain areas.
If a degree is available, Coder said that it’s a good idea to consider the amount of credit you would need for that degree.
“Computer science is a strong subject in itself, but there are plenty of degrees that are very similar in scope,” he pointed out.
“It’s a very competitive field and it’s very difficult to get in,” he continued.