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Where College Graduates Go for Jobs?

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If you ask college students why they're attending college, the overwhelming majority would say some version of “To get good jobs." Some undergraduate collegians will eventually be on their way to business or professional school after gaining their degrees, in hopes of becoming doctors, lawyers, investment bankers or other specialized workers.

There are also those who will be headed to graduate-level education in other areas, targeting the disciplines of college professors, historians, social workers, librarians, etc. I'm sure that there are some in college simply for the pleasure of learning, but I have never met one of these “pure scholars." They would be the rare exception to the “I'm here to get a good job" demographic.

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