Choosing College Majors

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This article ranks top majors from data we obtain from  Graphiq Inc, which Compares majors by descriptions, racial and gender demographics, post-graduation salary opportunities, and more.

popularity RankingMajorsOpportunity Rating
1Business Administration & Management74
2Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal StudiesNot Rated
3Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse81

Choosing a major is one of the most important decisions a college student can make. Ideally, a college major can open doors into the workforce and help pave the way to a high-paying job and fulfilling career.

As major life decisions go, choosing what to study in college isn’t to be taken lightly. Prospective students should be aware of how majors will position them for their desired industry and how earnings may vary by field over the course of a career. Read on for expert advice on how to decide on a college major.