Computer Majors Becoming Less Popular in USA

Posted on August 9, 2004

Layoffs from the post dot-com boom and offshoring fears are driving interest away from computer majors according to a recent study cited in USA Today. According to the study by Computing Research Association, enrollment in computer majors has plummeted an incredible 23% since last year. Experts are concerned that the lack of interest in computer majors could hurt the United States in the future and accelerate the offshoring trend.

More from HowToWeb
  • Google Unveils Gboard iPhone App
  • Google has unveiled its new iPhone app called Gboard. The app makes it easy to use mobile search from within any app.

  • Automattic to Offer .Blog Domains
  • Automattic announced that it has secured to rights the the .blog top-level domain. It will soon start offering them to customers.

  • Microsoft Changes OneDrive Storage Plans, Removes Unlimited Option
  • Microsoft is changing its OneDrive storage plan. The changes include the removal of the unlimited storage plan.