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.

December 20, 2023

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.


December 11, 2023

11 Data Science Careers Shaping Our Future

Data science careers are in high demand, but there's a shortage of qualified professionals. Explore the jobs leading the industry and learn how you can break into the field.


June 4, 2023

4 AI Conferences Professionals Should Know

Are you looking to break into the field of artificial intelligence? Here’s a look at the top AI conferences you should consider attending.


May 19, 2023

Launch Your Tech Career with an MS in Information Systems

Advance or break into a career in tech with an MS in Information Systems—Bridge (MSIS) at Northeastern—no previous tech experience required.


March 9, 2022

The Top 10 Highest-Paying Big Data Careers

Salaries for big data careers are growing due to the demand for these skilled professionals. Here’s a look at the highest paying data jobs.


January 28, 2022

How to Choose a Computer Science Specialization

Learn about which of the many potential computer science specializations is the best match for your goals and skills.


December 8, 2021

Data Analytics vs. Data Science: A Breakdown

How do data analytics and data science compare? Learn how data analysts and data scientists differ, and how to choose the right career path for you.


December 8, 2021

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.


May 14, 2021

Cybersecurity Trends Emerging in 2023

Here are 7 emerging cyber security trends that existing and future industry professionals should know in order to remain competitive.


May 7, 2021

Is a Master's in Cybersecurity Worth It?

Cybersecurity is a hot field with a severe talent shortage—and one of the most enticing fields to grow a career. Here's why a degree is important to advancing your career in the field.