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How to Self-Study for a Computer Programming Job

Readers will sometimes ask me, "I don't have a college degree in computer science. How can I study for a computer programming job?" Both my company in general and I personally have put a lot of work into answering that particular question over the past 10 years. The specific answer is based on a few questions that each individual must first answer for himself or herself: 1. Do you want to go back to school, or do you want to self study?2. Are you more interested in doing...

  1. Posted on August 12, 2007 9:30:AM by Steve McConnell to 10x Software Development
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