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Do university degrees in computing (or related) really serve their purpose in the real world   [Edit]

Survey period: 27 Mar 2000 to 2 Apr 2000

Do tertiary qualifications really cut it?

Thanks to Shanker for suggesting this poll.

OptionVotes% 
They are necessary/very useful8721.59
They are nice/advantageous to have, but not strictly necessary15939.45
They are not useful at all143.47
Industry certification (MSCE etc) is better81.99
Industry experience is better12731.51
No qualifications are necessary.81.99



 
GeneralIndustry experience is better Pin
Andrew Connell2-Apr-00 3:55
sussAndrew Connell2-Apr-00 3:55 
GeneralRe: Industry experience is better Pin
AA4-Apr-00 8:12
sussAA4-Apr-00 8:12 
GeneralRe: Industry experience is better Pin
Mike4-Apr-00 10:28
sussMike4-Apr-00 10:28 
GeneralHOT GRITS Pin
NatALIE PORTMAN30-Mar-00 6:52
sussNatALIE PORTMAN30-Mar-00 6:52 
GeneralRe: HOT GRITS Pin
Taco30-Mar-00 11:08
sussTaco30-Mar-00 11:08 
GeneralRe: HOT GRITS Pin
Grant31-Mar-00 15:15
sussGrant31-Mar-00 15:15 
GeneralRe: HOT GRITS Pin
Chris Maunder31-Mar-00 16:08
sussChris Maunder31-Mar-00 16:08 
GeneralRe: HOT GRITS Pin
George31-Mar-00 20:07
sussGeorge31-Mar-00 20:07 
Generalknowledge is key. Pin
andy wergedal30-Mar-00 6:07
sussandy wergedal30-Mar-00 6:07 
GeneralRe: knowledge is key. Pin
Colin Davies30-Mar-00 11:12
sussColin Davies30-Mar-00 11:12 
GeneralRe: knowledge is key. Pin
Dick Warg30-Mar-00 11:54
sussDick Warg30-Mar-00 11:54 
GeneralRe: knowledge is key. Pin
Chris Maunder30-Mar-00 12:48
sussChris Maunder30-Mar-00 12:48 
GeneralRe: knowledge is key. Pin
Colin Davies30-Mar-00 13:41
sussColin Davies30-Mar-00 13:41 
GeneralSo, certification is not worth much? Pin
Roger29-Mar-00 19:11
sussRoger29-Mar-00 19:11 
GeneralRe: So, certification is not worth much? Pin
Chris Maunder29-Mar-00 20:32
sussChris Maunder29-Mar-00 20:32 
GeneralRe: So, certification is not worth much? Pin
Erik Thompson30-Mar-00 6:18
sussErik Thompson30-Mar-00 6:18 
GeneralRe: So, certification is not worth much? Pin
Paul4-Apr-00 3:09
sussPaul4-Apr-00 3:09 
GeneralRe: So, certification is not worth much? Pin
Jim Wuerch4-Apr-00 9:30
sussJim Wuerch4-Apr-00 9:30 
GeneralThe truth is in the middle... Pin
George28-Mar-00 16:10
sussGeorge28-Mar-00 16:10 
GeneralAre degrees useful ? Pin
Rob Wainwright28-Mar-00 2:57
sussRob Wainwright28-Mar-00 2:57 
GeneralRe: Are degrees useful ? Pin
George28-Mar-00 15:48
sussGeorge28-Mar-00 15:48 
GeneralRe: Are degrees useful ? Pin
Deepu29-Mar-00 4:20
sussDeepu29-Mar-00 4:20 
GeneralRe: Are degrees useful ? Pin
Deepu29-Mar-00 4:20
sussDeepu29-Mar-00 4:20 
GeneralRe: Are degrees useful ? Pin
Mike4-Apr-00 10:33
sussMike4-Apr-00 10:33 
GeneralRe: Are degrees useful ? Pin
ProPro9-Apr-00 23:50
sussProPro9-Apr-00 23:50 

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