This is a guest post by Olivia Leonardi.
Computer science is one of the fastest growing professional fields, with demand for talent increasing every year. One of the best ways for tech-savvy young people to jump aboard this wave is through higher education. However, college and university training is often expensive, which can make earning even a basic degree seem like a daunting task. Educators are taking note of this, however, and are offering a continually increasing number of courses, many times free of charge.
Online learning makes sense, especially in computer programming, a field of study where many of the tools and skills needed are already housed online. As the need for computer technology experts continues to rise, more and more Internet-based learning options emerge.
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