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Women in Computer Science: Getting Involved in STEM

Women in Computer Science: Getting Involved in STEM

March 1, 2022 | ComputerScience.org Staff

The Current State of Women in Computer Science The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects computer science research jobs will grow 19% by 2026. Yet, women only earn 18% of computer science bachelor's degrees in the United States. Despite the high job demand, computer science remains a male-dominated field in the United States. In response, many top colleges are […]

Organizations for Black Computer Science Students and Professionals

Organizations for Black Computer Science Students and Professionals

February 14, 2022 | Liz Simmons

While the tech field offers high-paying, fast-growing jobs, Black computer science professionals are underrepresented in the field. The Pew Research Center reports that Black people made up just 7% of the computer workforce between 2017 and 2019. Several computer science organizations encourage Black students to pursue STEM degrees and offer professional development resources for professionals. […]

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