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.

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.


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.


April 29, 2021

Cybersecurity Careers: The 12 Highest-Paying Cybersecurity Jobs

Public and private organizations face a growing number of threats from cyberattacks. Explore the top-paying cybersecurity careers & the skills you need to land the job you want.


March 17, 2021

Information Security Analysts: Who They Are & What They Do

Learn more about information security analysts, including what they do, how much they earn, and the skills required to succeed in the role.


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.


March 9, 2021

Earning a Bioinformatics Degree: Career Outlook and Job Prospects

Learn what you can do with a bioinformatics degree, average salary for bioinformatics jobs and the jobs available in pharma, biotech, conservation.


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.


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.


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.