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Do I Need a CS Degree?
I can’t count how often I was asked this question over the years. The short answer is “no.” You do not need a CS degree to have a prosperous career in tech. It is important, however, to have some solid CS fundamentals.
A CS degree from a reputable university will teach you what you need, and a lot more. So much more than it is simply not necessary unless you plan on working on very algorithmically complex systems. You can study the practical aspects of CS you need to know without majoring in it. ...