The Economic Value of College Majors
Carnevale, Anthony P.
Hanson, Andrew R.
The Economic Value of College Majors uses Census Data to analyze wages for 137 college majors to detail the most popular college majors, the majors that are most likely to lead to an advanced degree, and the economic benefit of earning an advanced degree by undergraduate major.
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Carnevale, Anthony P.; Strohl, Jeff; Melton, Michelle (2011-05)We've always been able to say how much a Bachelor's degree is worth in general. Now, we show what each Bachelor's degree major is worth. The report finds that different undergraduate majors result in very different earnings. ...