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jody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-22-10 12:27 PM
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32. Business majors no longer are needed particularly since the market is flooded with paper diplomas.
Engineering degrees from accredited universities are still an avenue to jobs when the economy recovers however students majoring in science, mathematics, and engineering are rarely Hispanic or African American and increasingly foreign students.
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  -LTTE - The Relationship Between College and Jobs proud2BlibKansan  Dec-21-10 09:34 PM   #0 
  - K & R  marmar   Dec-21-10 09:36 PM   #1 
  - Another KnR  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-21-10 09:41 PM   #2 
  - My younger son graduated  SheilaT   Dec-21-10 09:53 PM   #3 
  - My son dropped out to play in a band and I didn't discourage him  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-21-10 10:01 PM   #4 
  - The way things are these days with the bad economy I honestly believe the  Bobbieo   Dec-21-10 10:04 PM   #5 
  - what is a "proper education" when most jobs pay under $15 an hour?  Hannah Bell   Dec-21-10 10:18 PM   #7 
  - Amen  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-21-10 10:29 PM   #9 
  - reading, writing and 'rithmatic - spelling would help a great deal.  Bobbieo   Dec-21-10 11:25 PM   #18 
     - bullshit. more children get the 3 r's than ever before in US history.  Hannah Bell   Dec-21-10 11:31 PM   #19 
  - A sixth grade education is plenty for waiting tables.  JDPriestly   Dec-21-10 10:51 PM   #13 
  - No degree here  davidthegnome   Dec-21-10 10:11 PM   #6 
  - $700 or $800 monthly student loan payments  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-21-10 10:31 PM   #10 
  - DO what you enjoy. Life is way to short to chase money  Pavulon   Dec-21-10 10:36 PM   #12 
     - Fine to do what you love, but if you are going to take on a lot of  JDPriestly   Dec-21-10 10:54 PM   #14 
     - I mean if you love being outdoors and fixing stuff there are jobs  Pavulon   Dec-21-10 10:58 PM   #16 
     - Wanting to avoid enormous debt  davidthegnome   Dec-21-10 11:41 PM   #20 
        - I would look at college as a business expense  Pavulon   Dec-22-10 09:20 AM   #25 
     - "do what you love the money will follow" has destroyed SO many lives  pitohui   Dec-22-10 11:58 AM   #30 
        - Was more about personality and jobs..  Pavulon   Dec-22-10 09:50 PM   #34 
  - I nearly had a stroke when my daughter told me she wasn't going  WCIL   Dec-21-10 10:29 PM   #8 
  - The unemployment stats for those with degrees, advanced degrees, and those with no degrees  Pavulon   Dec-21-10 10:34 PM   #11 
  - A person is better off with no job and no income than  JDPriestly   Dec-21-10 10:55 PM   #15 
     - Depends on the Degree, English at Duke and MBA at UNC  Pavulon   Dec-21-10 11:00 PM   #17 
  - k&r  Starry Messenger   Dec-22-10 02:28 AM   #21 
  - What would you say is the best major these days?  blueamy66   Dec-22-10 02:30 AM   #22 
  - Medical technoligists or radiologists are solid careers in huge demand that can't be outsourced  aikoaiko   Dec-22-10 09:02 AM   #24 
  - Health Care  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-22-10 11:40 AM   #29 
  - My cousin went back for a nursing degree  Nikia   Dec-22-10 12:02 PM   #31 
  - My wife has been practicing for 6 years  Pavulon   Dec-22-10 09:55 PM   #35 
  - Health professionals particularly nursing. n/t  jody   Dec-22-10 12:28 PM   #33 
  - There can be no labor movement without solidarity.  Romulox   Dec-22-10 08:51 AM   #23 
  - Degrees with majors for which there will be no demand are the problem. I blame  jody   Dec-22-10 09:48 AM   #26 
  - I have known business and engineering majors who have trouble getting jobs  Nikia   Dec-22-10 11:04 AM   #27 
     - Business majors no longer are needed particularly since the market is flooded with paper diplomas.  jody   Dec-22-10 12:27 PM   #32 
  - We wouldn't have to push  shimmergal   Dec-22-10 11:21 AM   #28 

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