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Tech companies hiring philosophy majors

CEO to CNBC: "Philosophers understand how to think very logically."

Mike Gregoire, CEO of CA Technologies told CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" that a growing number of data scientists earn their degrees in philosophy. The assumption that only computer science majors have a place in the new economy is a "very shallow view," Gregoire said.

Watch the CNBC report and read the accompanying story, "Tech has a big talent gap, and companies are hiring philosophy majors, says the CEO of CA Technologies."