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Unformatted text preview: CPSC 121 Lecture 28 March 20, 2009 Menu March 20, 2009 Topics: Set Theory (contd) Reading: Today: Epp 5.1 Next: Epp 5.25.3 Epp 7.1 Reminders: Look for Assignment 4 Final exam Friday, April 17, 7:00pm, SRC A READ the WebCT Vista course announcements board At a time of gloomy world economic news, heres a bit of positive news for (potential) computer scientists, courtesy of the Computing Research Association (CRA) . News Item: Enrollment/Prospects for CPSC Majors The March 17, 2009, article, Computer Science Majors Increase at Most Significant Rate Since Dot Com Boom, is available at http://www.cra.org/govaffairs/blog/archives/000729.html Total enrollment by majors and pre-majors in computer science is up 6.2 percent per department over last year. If only majors are considered, the increase is 8.1 percent The average number of new students per department majoring in computer science is up 9.5 percent over last year According to the United States Department of Labor, computer science graduates on average earn 13 percent more than the average college graduate According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, future job prospects for computer science graduates are higher than for any other science or engineering field...
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This note was uploaded on 01/09/2010 for the course CPSC 121 taught by Professor Belleville during the Spring '08 term at The University of British Columbia.
- Spring '08