I currently hold an associates degree from a technical college and have been thinking about going back for my bachelors even though I have been working as a programmer for around 10 years now. Do you think that it will benefit my career in any way going back for my bachelors or do you think it would be a waste of my time/money?
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I'm doing an Open University degree in my spare time - I've done 2 yrs. As I'm effectively doing it at half speed I still have 4 yrs to go! I'm following the programming pathway for this fairly flexible degree.
The first module was compulsory and very general about current trends in technology and I found it excellent - it forced me to experience and think about parts of technology that I'd not tried before.
Second I completed a maths module this was good in that it has rekindled some analytic thought processes which have been lost over time.
Also have just done their initial
Next I will study Java and even though I don't directly use this language at work I believe the object orientated techniques I will learn will be 100% relevant when using C#.
Learning techniques and methods from a department devoted to a IT surely cannot be anything but a positive influence on your work.