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Getting Kids Excited About Careers in Computer Technology

By DeVry University

The average adult spends eight hours a day on the computer,1 demonstrating the large role technology plays in our everyday lives. Escalated use and dependency on technology may be one reason why software developing jobs are expected to grow 22% by 2022, much faster than other occupations.2

It is important to ensure children are knowledgeable about how technology works and impacts our changing lives to continue growing the software industry. Watch as a DeVry alum, Adobe Software architect Perry DiMarco, explains why he is working to excite children about pursuing a career in computer technology.

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1- http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/27/business/media/27adco.html?_r=0
2- http://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/software-developers.htm