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Category: CS and IT

By Kathryn Scott, MEd
Director, Strategic Educational Alliances 

Computer science is woven into the fabric of our culture and used in almost every field, driving job growth and innovation throughout our economy and society. According to an article on LinkedIn, computing occupations are the number one source of all new wages in the U.S., making computer science one of the most in-demand college degrees.

Yet, a 2015 Gallup poll found that about 91 percent of our K-12 parents want their child’s school to teach computer science, but according to a 2016 Gallup poll, only 40 percent of the schools teach it. 

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Did you know? At Grand Canyon University, two things you are passionate about can go hand in hand. With GCU’s Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with an Emphasis in Business Entrepreneurship, you can have the opportunity to acquire the tools and resources needed to combine your interest in business with computer science. For students who have a desire to explore careers that provide the chance to bring their passion for business in STEM to life, this program can guide you in the right direction. Continue reading to learn more about this degree:

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At Grand Canyon University, the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology aims to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to secure an organization’s information technology infrastructure. If you are considering an IT degree, but have a difficult schedule to work around, then earning an online degree could be a perfect fit for you. GCU’s online IT degree offers several benefits to help you take the next step in your education.

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