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Can You Really Trust a Computer Science Degree ?

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Brittany Vacchiano earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Science in May 2014. She majored in computer science (specialization in software engineering) and received a certificate in entrepreneurship and innovation. While at Purdue, Brittany interned at Qualcomm as an engineer intern, JPMorgan Chase & Co. as an application developer, and Clarity Partners as an associate software engineer. Today, Brittany resides in Chicago, Illinois, where she works at Clarity Partners…


Michael Stoppelman earned his bachelor’s degree from Purdue University’s College of Science, with a major in computer science in May 2003. While at Purdue, Michael interned with Global Integrity, a subsidiary of SAIC and Whitehead Institute (MIT) Human Genome Project. Today, Michael resides in San Francisco, California, where he is the senior vice president of engineering at Yelp.

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40 Key Computer Science Concepts Explained In Layman's Terms. To make learning more fun and interesting, here’s a list of important computer science theories and concepts explained with analogies and minimal technical terms. It’s like an ultra-fast-track computer science degree program for everyone, just to get you to understand the general concepts.