re: Why Not Having a CS Degree is Awesome VIEW POST

re: Yeah, it's awesome to not have a CS degree, second only to having one. Yeah, you can get a job with boot camp education to write front end componen...

I've seen folks from bootcamps become fantastic engineers and application architects, and I've seen CS grads write some truly awful, unmaintainable/overly clever code. The reverse is also true! Both a CS grad and a bootcamp grad both have a lot left to learn when they enter the workforce. I've found that the desire and drive to continuously get better is a way better indicator of someone's ability to succeed than their degree.

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