Computer Science With A Business Concentration Essay

725 Words Oct 27th, 2014 3 Pages
My chosen major is Computer Science with a business concentration. I have always had an affinity for computers. It seems like on some level they speak to me and I wanted to learn how to speak back in their language. I also am a pretty big gamer and learning how to write and design games is something I have wanted to learn since I was about thirteen years old. Another reason I want to major in computer science is the ongoing proliferation of Internet connected devices and devices with single chip computers in them [1]. There are lots of exciting uses for these devices and I want to learn how to implement usage of these devices and how to write software to control and enhance them. Also from my previous experience in earning a programming degree and my interview with Eric Patterson, I know that computer science teaches more dynamic problem solving than many other majors and that is a useful to skill to have in one’s arsenal [2]. Even if I do not end up in the computer science field in the long run, the ability to solve problems will be useful no matter what field I end up in. Another reason I chose computer science is because computers are shaping the direction our world takes and I want to play a part in that. The idea of writing a program that helps a physicist decode the secrets of the universe or a doctor discover a cure for a serious disease holds great appeal for me.
Computer science is a continually growing field and with computers becoming involved in almost every…

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