Several months ago, I heard two interesting reports from NPR’s Planet Money team that focused on college majors and jobs – why people decide to pursue particular tracks of studies and the careers they hold as a result As might be expected from a program entitled “Planet Money,” both of the these reports focused heavily on the economics of such decisions. 1,956 more words
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Increasingly, professors are witnessing the benefits of cross-disciplinary learning, as “stories of math majors becoming lawyers, music majors running businesses and science majors working as photojournalists are now more the norm than the exception.” … 125 more words
For those of you that have graduated college (or university), you’ll find that these slogans hit the nail on the head. Care for more? Check out… 388 more words
Of the 100 best jobs cited by U.S. News and World Report, software developer is #1. (And interestingly, 40% are in healthcare).
A “best job”, according to the Report, offers the best blend of employment opportunity, good salary, work-life balance and job security. 112 more words
CollegeSphere Consultants Lead Students Through Unique and Individualized College Planning Process
Kristin Edwards is an Independent Educational Consultant and the CEO of CollegeSphere in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. 110 more words