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What is the difference between information technology and computer science engineering college degrees and which has a better scope?

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Asked by zohra imam, 29 Apr '11 10:37 am
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Information technology (IT) is the acquisition, processing, storage and dissemination of vocal, pictorial, textual and numerical information by a microelectronics-based combination of computing and telecommunications.] The term in its modern sense first appeared in a 1958 article published in the Harvard Business Review, in which authors Leavitt and Whisler commented that "the new technology does not yet have a single established name. We shall call it information technology(IT).

Computer science or computing science (abbreviated CS) is the study of the theoretical foundations of information and computation and of practical techniques for their implementation and application in computer systems
Answered by LIPSIKA, 29 Apr '11 10:40 am

 
  
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The exact answer depends heavily on the college or university in question, as each tends to split things slightly differently. As a generalization, there are actually three fields commonly associated with computers:

Information Technology - this sometimes also goes by the names "Information Systems", "Systems Administration", or "Business Systems Information/Administration". This is a practical engineering field, concerned primarily with taking existing hardware and software components and designing a larger system to solve a particular business function. Here you learn about some basic information theory, applied mathematics theory, and things like network topology/design, database design, and the like. IT concerns itself with taking building blocks such as servers, operating systems, network switches, and software applications and creating a whole system to solve a problem (such as creating a sales order handling systems).

Computer Science - this is a theoretical field, with ...more
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Answered by ankit shivam, 29 Apr '11 10:42 am

 
  
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Donot know
Answered by aflatoon, 12 Oct '11 11:36 am

 
  
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Hello Zohra. I believe a computer science engineering degree would be better in hand as compared to an information technology degree. To check your options in mumbai, please visit the following URL,
http://www.way2college.com/EngineeringMumbai.htm
Answered by Varsha gadam, 06 May '11 01:25 pm

 
  
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Information Technology is a general term.

Private institutions accord various certificates and diplomas with some basic training.

But computer science engineering college accord degrees after proper systematic education.

College degrees are authorized and more preferable.
Answered by anantharaman, 29 Apr '11 07:08 pm

 
  
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Information technology (IT) is the acquisition, processing, storage and dissemination of vocal, pictorial, textual and numerical information by a microelectronics-based combination of computing and telecommunications.] The term in its modern sense first appeared in a 1958 article published in the Harvard Business Review, in which authors Leavitt and Whisler commented that "the new technology does not yet have a single established name. We shall call it information technology(IT).
Answered by Quest, 07 Sep '13 03:45 am

 
  
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