The tech world has often debated whether young professionals entering the industry need a university degree. If successes like Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs didn’t finish college, why should the employees they hire? Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, even incentivizes students to not go to college by funding their projects through the Thiel Fellowship.
Not every tech company, however, is interested in pulling students out of classrooms. Global IT company Cisco has collaborated with universities to ensure curriculum reflects what graduates will need to know when working in