Why designers should learn to code — or at least consider it

If you are interested in design, CS classes might be in your future. As stated in this recent article, “now more than ever, companies are searching for designers that understand HTML, CSS and JavaScript.” Employers hiring for marketing roles are also seeking coding skills. During last Friday’s In the Field Trip site visit to Epsilon, recent Bentley alums shared the edge that CS150 gave them in their job searches.

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Amanda Helfand