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College Majors And Unemployment

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It costs a lot of money to go to college. Generally, there are two outcomes from getting a college degree: (1) acquiring the knowledge and skills that lead to a career, and/or (2) broadening one's perspective on life through a higher level of education.

I don't have statistics on what percentage of college students are seeking merely to broaden their perspectives on life, but I'm willing to bet that the overwhelming majority of college students are looking to use their degrees as a ticket to finding a meaningful job.

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