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Posted April 18, 2012 by

13 Best Jobs for College Graduates

As college graduates prepare to enter the real world, they are hoping for a better job market to search for potential opportunities.  Hopefully, graduates will find positions in their respective fields.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, some areas are expected to flourish, leading to more jobs in this decade.  If you are a graduate who plans to work in one of the following fields, then your chances of getting a job look pretty good. (more…)

Posted January 04, 2012 by

Starting Salaries Up 2.3% to $41,701 for Class of 2011

The overall average salary for Class of 2011 graduates is up to $41,701, which is 2.3 percent higher than the Class of 2010 average of $40,766, according to results of the Winter 2012 Salary Survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

In addition to the increase in overall average salary for the class, the average salaries have increased across the board for individual disciplines, as well. Computer science graduates have seen the biggest increase in average salary over 2010—4.1 percent to $60,594. (more…)