LinuxInsider: Carnegie Mellon Folds Open Source Into New Degree Offering
Feb 21, 2007, 19:45 (1 Talkback[s])
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"The software industry isn't what it used to be. Open source
software, globalization and outsourcing have irrevocably changed
the sector and the skills needed by those who choose to work in it.
That's the reason given by the Western branch of a major Eastern
university when it announced last week a new degree program that
gives its students the necessary skills to succeed in the brave new
world of software.
"The Master of Science (MS) program in Software Management
announced by Carnegie Mellon West, located in Mountain View,
Calif., will offer students 'a hands-on, team-oriented education
that both bolsters and breaks with tradition,' the university