I chose Computer Science as a Major because computers will lead the way of the future. They are the biggest news today and will be for years to come. Computers can be found almost anywhere around the world. They have become widespread and interface with almost every aspect of life. With this, a comprehensive demand for Computer specialists will exist. I will be able to assist in helping to meet the needs of the people developing software programs that can be used by various industries. I enjoy working with computers and writing basic computer programs. While I was in high school, I was given the opportunity to take an introductory course in creating basic programs at a Community College. Upon taking this class, I became very excited about learning the basic computer language. I began writing small programs on my computer. My best program was a cash register program that calculated the amount owed and the necessary change that needed to be given back. The field of Computer Science offers me a lucrative career. Computer Science Specialists can earn high salaries. Their salary ranges between $30,000 and $60,000+ per year depending on location, job position, and education. Upon gaining some years of experience and earning a Master’s Degree, I will have the capability and qualification to excel in key positions and negotiate for higher salaries. This places the computer Science field in a category of being one of the highest paying careers around the world. These are some of my reasons for choosing Computer Science as my Major. Computers are the way of the future because they interface with almost every aspect of life. I enjoy working with computers and creating basic programs. I feel it is challenging and interesting. Computer Science Specialists can earn very high salaries and enjoy job security.