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1. Get These Degrees In College

Get These Degrees In College

The National Association for Colleges and Employers (NACE) surveyed nearly 10k college seniors who were to graduate with their bachelor’s degree spring of 2013 to…

2. Economics: : 61.5%

Economics: : 61.5%

Jobs With This Degree: Administrative Assistant Analyst Assistant Project Manager Budget Analyst Economist, Industry Analyst Field Marketing Associate Financial Assistant Leasing Consultant Loan Officer Operations…

3. Accounting: 61.2%

Accounting: 61.2%

Jobs With This Degree: Certified Public Accountant Payroll Manager Auditor Entrepreneur Plant Accountant Assistant Controller Estate Planner Professor Bank Examiner FBI Agent Public Accountant Benefits…

4. Engineering: 59%

Engineering: 59%

Jobs With This Degree: Aeronautic / Avionic Engineering Bio-Engineering CAD / Drafting Chemical Engineering Civil & Structural Engineering Electrical / Electronics Engineering Energy / Nuclear…

5. Social Worker: 42.5%

Social Worker: 42.5%

Jobs With This Degree: Adolescent Specialist Child and Family Social Worker Gerontological Social Worker Healthcare Social Worker Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Worker School…

6. Mathematics/Statistics: 40.3%

Mathematics/Statistics: 40.3%

Jobs With This Degree: Actuary Budget Analyst Economist Financial Analyst Mathematician Operations Research Analyst Statistician

7. Psychology: 39.2%

Psychology: 39.2%

Jobs With This Degree: Case Management Career Counselor Rehabilitation Specialist Psychiatric Technician

8. History/Political Science: 38.9%

History/Political Science: 38.9%

Jobs With This Degree: Government service Public administration Public history Museum work Politics and public service Business, journalism Law enforcement Non-profit organizations

9. Liberal Arts/Humanities: 36.8%

Liberal Arts/Humanities: 36.8%

Jobs With This Degree: Archaeologist College professor Consultant Cultural anthropologist Editor/writer Geologist Historian Linguistic anthropologist Museum curator Park interpreter Physical anthropologist Oceanographer Statistician Travel agent/guide

10. Biology: 35.2%

Biology: 35.2%

Jobs With This Degree: Dentist Optometrist Pharmacist Physician Physician Assistant Podiatrist Veterinarian Veterinary Assistant and Animal Caretaker

11. Communications/Journalism: 33.8%

Communications/Journalism: 33.8%

Jobs With This Degree: Author Reporter Editor Newscaster Publicity Manager Advertising Manager Marketing Specialist Lobbyist Advertising Specialist Marketing Specialist Copy Writer Account Executive Manager Media…

12. English: 33%

English: 33%

Jobs With This Degree: Editorial Assistant Copy Writer Sales Account Manager IT Project Manager Proposal Manager Web Developer Human Resource Generalist Marketing Director Technical Writer

13. Environmental Science: 30.5%

Environmental Science: 30.5%

Jobs With This Degree: Research Scientist Environmental Scientist Wetland Soil Specialist Geologist Hydrologist Environmental Coordinator

14. Visual & Performing Arts: 27.8%

Visual & Performing Arts: 27.8%

Jobs With This Degree: Dancer Performer Actor Artist Painter Sculptor Fashion Designer Acrobat Choreographer Dance Academy Proprietor Dance instructor Dance therapist Director Fashion model Professional…

15. Rashida Maples, Esq.

Rashida Maples, Esq.

Rashida Maples, Esq. is Founder and Managing Partner of J. Maples & Associates ( She has practiced Entertainment, Real Estate and Small Business Law for…