Three Facts on the Flourishing Field of Computer Science That You Can No Longer Ignore

Between your worries about supporting your family and paying bills, a dying line of work is another burden you don’t want. For people who are considering a career in computer science, today we will discuss three basic truths to help you decide if computer science is the career path for you.
Computer science jobs are expected to increase in the future
While other people have to worry about job security, those who have studied computer science can rest easy. The world is increasingly becoming digitalized, and companies from all industries are looking for computer scientists. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the computer science cluster of careers is expected to grow by 12 % between 2014 and 2024.
Computer scientists are paid well
Although every person wants to love his/her job, a good salary is what helps put food on the table and pay the bills. If you are aspiring to be a computer scientist, you can have the best of both worlds. According to the BLS, the median annual salary for computer scientists was $81,430, more than twice the average for all occupations.
Computer scientists can work in several industries
Unlike a nursing or education degree, a computer science degree gives you an opportunity to work in many industries. Today, almost all organizations are using technology for everything from cloud computing to video conferencing. Computer science professionals, therefore, are not limited to working in a single industry.

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