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Discussion on: Why I still think that degrees are no longer needed in IT

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First of all, thank you for your time !

I'm not totally agree with you.

  • you can be taken seriously without a degree. If you have certifications and/or projects on the side or even 5 years of experience in the field. People will be forced to take you seriously. You just have to work more rigorously than someone with a degree. Because this person just work at school, but you, you have to work at home on your own.

  • For this part, it depends on the company you're targeting. Of course, some of them requires a degree but if you succeed to prove your skills you could be surprised. On the other hand, if you want to work on your own, you don't really care.

  • It depends too, but it's obvious that having a degree is safer

Good luck for your studies !