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.

June 12, 2020

How Much Can Computer Science Professionals Earn in Canada?

Computer science professionals can earn high salaries across the industry in Canada.


June 9, 2020

Is a Master’s in Computer Science Worth the Investment?

Considering a master’s degree in computer science, but unsure it’s worth the investment? Here’s why an MS in CS is worth your time and money.


June 4, 2020

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.


May 6, 2020

Artificial Intelligence vs. Machine Learning: What’s the Difference?

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are often used interchangeably, but have several differences. Here’s an overview of these differences.


May 4, 2020

A Guide to IoT Careers

As the Internet of Things expands, professionals who understand the ins and outs of connectivity will be in high demand.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.