Do Universities Need to Launch an Internet of Things Degree?

Do institutions need to consider launching a new Internet of Things degree program?

Reported by Campus Technology, with Amazon Echos and other smart devices, electronics and appliances taking over the modern household, curriculum or even a dedicated degree program that focuses on this kind of engineering and computer science may be warranted.

The takeaway? Computer science is for more than coding. So how can we add concentrations or even new academic programs that leverage market demand and job trends before our competitors do?

May you continue to fight the good enrollment growth fight at your institution today, and we’ll see you again tomorrow.

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Eric Olsen

As AVP of Marketing, Eric brings more than a decade of award-winning creative brand development, marketing analytics and higher education experience to Helix Education. Eric is a graduate of Bradley University and earned his MBA at Lewis University.