The Top Three Hottest New Majors For A Career In Technology

Have you ever wondered what fields of study are hot right now in the world of technology?  Or maybe you’re starting to think about declaring your major and you’re looking for some real world guidance? It is worth thinking beyond a traditional Computer Science degree or even an Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (EECS) program. Microsoft is hiring people with unique backgrounds, some that are new with the inception of the Cloud, web services and the amazing scale at which the industry is operating (Exabyte anyone?).  The following is my list of the Top Three hottest academic areas for a future career in tech: (too read more about this post, please find the original story at Microsoft Jobs Blog)