In a time of global recession, it can be difficult getting the kind of job you want even if you have got a good college degree behind you. We all know college graduates who are stuck without work, or having to accept employment in unrelated industries just to pay the bills. Despite this however, statistics still state that getting an undergraduate degree will still dramatically improve your employability – you are twice as likely to be unemployed if you quit education after high school. The size of the paycheck that you get at the end of each month is 40% higher for those with a bachelor’s degree too!
One thing worth remembering though, especially if you are umming and ahhhing over what majors to choose, some subjects definitely fair better than others when it comes to employment prospects and salary figures. Continue Reading