computer science


Computer science is the scientific and practical approach to computation and its applications. It is the systematic study of the feasibility, structure, expression, and mechanization of the methodical processes that underlie the acquisition, representation, processing, storage, communication of, and access to information, whether such information is encoded in bits and bytes in a computer memory or transcribed engines and protein structures in a human cell.

education required

bachelors degree

day to day activity's

work with computers

Working conditions

Most computer and information research scientists work for computer systems design and related services firms, scientific research and development companies, or the federal government. Most work full time, and those who do independent research may have flexibility in their work schedules


40,000 to 60,000

current employment

you have to be good at what to do to get a job in this field.

advantages and disadvantages

Advantages: It's just plain fun, and is probably the easiest to exert creativity after your training. Also, you get to see results quickly, meaning you not only learn fast, but apply it fast, so the reward is more immediate than other studies

Disadvantages: It may not be quite as easy to enter the workforce right away. Many recruiters want people with experience. It depends on where you live, though