Architectural excellence has been on the rise in recent years, with more and more universities and companies trying to incorporate a wide range of skills in the digital world.

Here are 10 reasons why we’re great at building and designing.

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We’re the only profession in the world that uses computer science and design as a major component of our work.

In addition to being a valuable asset in the design and development of digital products, computer science, architecture, and related skills are a crucial component of the digital strategy of many of our clients and employers.

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Computer science and engineering majors dominate the design pipeline in the United States.

More than one in four architects and engineers is a computer science major.3.

In the United Kingdom, architecture and related fields account for more than half of all degrees awarded in the humanities.4.

Computer design, architecture engineering, and digital design (DADE) are the primary paths for graduate degrees in architecture and design.5.

Computer scientists, software developers, and engineers are the fastest growing and most successful professions in the field.6.

More and more people are embracing computer science as a new discipline and are using computer-assisted design techniques.7.

More companies are embracing DADE techniques to create interactive applications.8.

In 2014, the number of U.S. employers using software developers as part of their workforce increased from 4.1 million to 5.4 million.9.

The U.K. is the leading place to find people who have computer science or design backgrounds.10.

Software developers, architects, and designers are among the most valued employees in U.s. companies.