As the cost of college tuition continues to rise and the job market grows increasingly competitive, college students are giving greater consideration to their prospects of being hired before choosing a major. A 2015 study commissioned by the National Association of Colleges and Employers asked 201 employers, including companies like Aetna, Macy’s and Procter & Gamble, which degrees are most in demand, even distinguishing between the most in-demand bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees and doctorates. The following are the results of that study, courtesy of the NACE.
Most in-demand bachelor’s degrees:
Most in demand master’s degrees:
Most in demand doctorate degrees:
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