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How do companies look at degrees?

bryce johnson

Joined: Mar 21, 2003
Posts: 13
I go to CSUH and I should be about a year and a half from finishing my B.S. in CS. My school has some computer science options for the degree: Computer Engineering; Networking and Data Communications; Software Engineering. They're an extra 9 courses, but they set you up nicely for the M.S.
I plan to work professionally and go to school at night to finish get the M.S.
I was wondering if having the option would be worth the extra year of school. Would you get bonus points from the potential employer for having a B.S. with an option?
Scott Hajer

Joined: Jul 26, 2001
Posts: 29
I don't think it's worth the extra year. I'd be more interested in what you did to complement the curriculum rather than the curriculum itself.

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I agree. Here's the link:
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