Highest Paying Entry-Level Jobs in 2019

Research published by Glassdoor linked here shows that Software Engineer, Java Developer, and Software Developer are in the Top 10 entry-level positions by median salary in 2019.  Many of the other positions in the Top 10 also relate to computing and software development.

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Ryan Kruse ’18 Finds Opportunities at Central

Junior Ryan Kruse, a computer science and mathematics major, has already had two outstanding summer research experiences during his time at Central: a research program in neuroscience and mathematics, and an internship with the U. S. Department of Defense.

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Alan Grau ’91: Icon Labs Helps Build the Internet of Secure Things

Insights Success magazine named Icon Labs, founded by Alan Grau ’91 and located in West Des Moines, as one of its 20 Fastest Growing Internet of Things companies.¬† Read more about how Icon Labs is helping build security into internet-enabled devices.

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Greg Nichols ’02 is Living the Dream

Greg Nichols ’02 is Living the Dream, working at Disney on Oscar-winning feature films in computer graphics.

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Blake Rozendaal ’15 Updates Volunteer Management System

Take a look at this feature on Blake Rozendaal ’15 and the work he did for his computer science senior project helping the Des Moines Area Religious Council update their record-keeping system for food shelf volunteers.

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Headline: It’s a Great Time to Major in Computer Science

Based on data from the 2014 National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), this article highlights the outstanding job prospects for computer science majors.

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