The computer science and tech industry encompasses a broad range of jobs focused on computer software design and development. A career in computer science could involve anything from artificial intelligence and cybersecurity to digital graphics and programming.
Pursuing education in computer science and technology puts students on a path to becoming a part of creating and developing our digital future! With an industry that is constantly growing and changing, there are endless possibilities of where you can take your education and career.
CyberUp is a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening the cybersecurity workforce in the St. Louis area by working to bridge the existing skills gap through education and training opportunities. Through their PowerUp Cyber Games program, middle and high school students are able to strengthen their cybersecurity knowledge in a monthly competition using real-world skills and scenarios. Students can compete individually or as teams, and will take away invaluable experience that will help them as they continue on their career path.