Major madness: racial and gender equity in computer science
Computer science is Duke’s fastest-growing major, with 49 first and second majors in the class of 2011, to 252 in the class of 2018, more than a five-fold increase. It’s also the major with the highest average salary immediately after graduation, according to data from the National College Scorecard.
One of the recurring themes in this newsletter is education. Here Amy Fan at Duke digs into how her university compares to the world when promoting diversity in computer science.