No! Career changes are common at every stage of professional growth. If you can show employers that you have the skills, don’t underestimate your ability to get the job. Many Udacity alumni who have changed careers found that their prior experience was an asset to their new jobs. Our Career Development content, included in all career-ready Nanodegree programs, will teach you how to present your previous experience alongside your new skills such that employers see the true value of your diverse background.