On average, a college degree in the US pays off because it leads to higher salaries that offset the cost. However, results may vary.Read more
In general, majoring in STEM fields leads to higher-paying jobs and to lower rates of unemployment than majoring in the liberal arts.Read more
According to a recent study the lowest-earning majors were in the fields of arts, education, consumer services, psychology, and social work.Read more
While liberal arts majors tend to earn less than their more major-specialized peers (especially early in their careers), it is not necessarily a bad choice for some students. Here's what the data show.Read more
Each outlet ultimately has its own unique approach for measuring a school’s value, and students and parents should always be aware of the specific methodology that was used to create each list.Read more
When it comes to college, 'selective' is too often confused with 'high quality.' Attending a selective school is a worthy investment for some students - but for others, which school they attend may not make a significant difference in their future earnings. Learn why.Read more
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