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What Can I Do With a Computer Science Degree?

Posted March 2, 2016 | By Tricia Hussung

When it comes to lucrative degrees in today’s job market, computer science programs are hard to beat. Both high earning potential and job growth make this field a top choice for many students. If you are interested in this career path but find yourself wondering, “What can I do with a computer science degree?” we’re here to help.… Read More

The Internet of Things: How Interconnectivity Is Changing Our World

Posted August 18, 2015 | By Tricia Hussung

Since the 1990s when the Internet first became readily available, the interconnectivity of our world has grown. Now, it’s not just people who are connected, but our devices as well. The Internet of Things (often abbreviated IoT) describes an elaborate network of objects and people, all interacting with one another through wireless communication, sensors and embedded circuits.… Read More

TechHire and HR: What It Means for You

Posted July 1, 2015 | By Tricia Hussung

The tech industry has been growing for decades, and it’s currently experiencing a significant boom. Employment in all computer-based applications is expected to rise a staggering 20 percent through the year 2022, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Technology is expanding into key industries as well, including both health care and finance.… Read More

Information Technology Terms You Need to Know

Posted May 12, 2015 | By Tricia Hussung

Whether you have been working as an IT professional for years or are just getting started, there are some terms and acronyms that you need to know to be successful. Because this vocabulary is fundamental and used in a variety of information technology roles, it’s a good idea to have an understanding of these information technology terms.… Read More

Computer Science vs. Information Technology: Which Degree is Right for You?

Posted February 11, 2015 | By csponline

If you’re looking for a career in a growing industry and with lucrative salaries, working in the technology industry is a good solution. As technology becomes increasingly critical in all aspects of our life, the need for professionals to manage this field is rising.… Read More

All About Coding Bootcamp @ Concordia

Posted January 8, 2015 | By csponline

If you’re looking for a career with a high salary and significant growth potential, coding may be a good option. The programming industry is growing, and as technology continues to infiltrate every part of our lives, the need for programmers is expected to increase.… Read More

The Tech IPO Boom: 2013 Successes and 2014 Speculation

Posted November 18, 2014 | By csponline

Last year was a big one for IPOs. Big name companies like Twitter and RetailMeNot went public and the resulting rise in tech IPOs caused enterprise companies to dominate the markets. An IPO, or initial public offering, is the first sale of stock that a company makes to the general public.… Read More

IT Salaries on the Rise

Posted October 31, 2014 | By csponline

It’s no secret that technology is a booming industry in today’s economy. In fact, according to Cisco’s annual Visual Networking Index, by the year 2017, the average American is expected to own about five devices that use the Internet. With new tech innovations being introduced to the market at a higher rate than ever, now is a great time to pursue an online degree in information technology.… Read More

The Con Phenomenon: Minnesota’s Tech Conventions

Posted October 16, 2014 | By csponline

If you are interested in a career in the information technology industry, it’s probably no surprise to you that Minnesota is rapidly growing into a Midwest tech hub. In fact, the state ranked first in TechAmerica Foundation’s electromedical equipment manufacturing employment category.… Read More

Lifesavers and Lifechangers: Minnesota’s Health Technology Companies

Posted August 27, 2014 | By csponline

Medical technology is one of Minnesota’s biggest industries. In fact, the state ranks first in the nation when it comes to the number of jobs per capita related to medical technology. Within medical technology, the world of health IT is becoming increasingly important.… Read More

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