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How to Attract More Computer Science Grads to the Cybersecurity Field
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Whouse4,
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7/20/2021 | 5:45:25 PM
The Gatekeepers are preventing it...
I'm a grad student studying Cybersecurity GRC at DePaul University, and all the job postings are looking for someone with 5+ years of experience - even for an entry position. I feel there is a disconnect between HR and the hiring team. Or the hiring team is so far behind on cybersecurity updates and patching that they can't bring in someone without the needed experience. This means that the position(s) will go unfilled, and the team has to work even harder to mitigate the existing issues. And members of that team will more than likely leave for another company.


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