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College Majors Handbook with Real Career Paths and Payoffs The Actual Jobs, Earnings, and Trends for Graduates of 50 College Majors

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ISBN-10: 1593577710

ISBN-13: 9781593577711

Edition: 3rd 2012

Authors: Neeta P. Fogg, Paul E. Harrington, Thomas F. Harrington, Laurence Shatkin

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This is the only book that provides information on the actual jobs and earning of college graduates in 50 majors. Based on an updated US Census Bureau study for 170,000 college graduates, this handbook offers accurate and helpful information for choosing college majors or deciding what to do with a degree that's already been earned.Readers will discover which majors are the best investment, the job and salary prospects for specific majors, the employment growth rates through 2018 for particular majors, what each major's graduates do on the job, how many of a major's graduates go on to additional education, and more.Now in its third edition, this best-selling title includes completely…    
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: JIST Publishing
Publication date: 7/1/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 560
Size: 8.25" wide x 6.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.650
Language: English

Thomas F Harrington, Ph.D. is a counseling psychologist who teaches vocational psychology, career counseling, and cognitive and personality assessment courses.

Laurence Shatkin has extensive experience designing, prototyping, & developing software applications that help people of all ages make decisions about careers & educational plans. From 1979 to 1999, he worked at the Educationsl Testing Service on the development of SIGI PLUS, the first career guidance system targeted towards adults. Shatkin has been a lecturer at several colleges, & his is currently a consultant with Verbal Media LLC of Titusville, NJ.

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