You have a friend who is about to enter university and he wants you to advise him on which subject to specializein. He is very interested in history, but computer science offers better job prospects. Write a letter to give him some advices.
You have asked me for my advice concerning whether you should study history or computer science at university and now I am trying to give you some useful suggestions.
You must keep in mind that, above all, your university training is a preparationfor your future career. Therefore, your first consideration should be to study a subject which will best equip you to earn a living. There is no doubt that the field of computer offers far wider job opportunitiesthan history.