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What's the difference between software engineering and computer sciences?

Both programs are at the university level. I've done some research already, and the best I've been able to come up with is that SE is more abstract while CS tends to be more practical. However, what I'm really wondering is what kind of jobs/salary I could expect after completing each program.

Asked By: - 6/16/2010
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Software engineering is about applying engineering principles to the creation and maintenance of software, often large scale or complex systems. Typical courses: Requirements engineering, Object oriented design, Design patterns, etc. A typical SE program will result in an engineer that can apply for an engineer's... More
Answered By: 888Troubles - 6/18/2010
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