Why are college majors so different from high school graduates?
A new study suggests college majors are in a better position to prepare graduates for jobs than high school grads.
But a major doesn’t necessarily mean a major.
For example, some majors may have fewer academic requirements and may not be as well suited to specific jobs, according to the study.
That’s because the college major has an opportunity to take over a student’s career if it’s a good fit for them.
College majors can also lead to a better career and higher pay than high schools graduates, the study found.
College graduates also have a better chance of earning an associate’s degree, a Bachelors degree or a doctorate degree than high-school graduates, according the study, published Thursday in the journal Science.
The findings are similar to previous studies, which have shown college graduates have lower rates of employment and pay compared with high school students.
But the researchers didn’t find evidence of a college-to-high school wage gap.
The new study was based on data from the National Center for Education Statistics.
The National Center estimates that more than a million college graduates were employed in 2015, with the average pay for college graduates of $50,000 to $60,000.
More than a quarter of college graduates also hold bachelor’s degrees, and the average earnings for college grads with those degrees was about $63,000, the report said.
College grads earn more than the average high school student.
The report shows that in 2015 the median earnings for all college graduates was about 1.3 times that of their high school peers.
College Graduates, who make up about 12% of the population, earn about $17,000 more than high grads, the researchers found.
The median earnings of high school seniors was about 3.2 times that for college-grads, according that study.
But there was no evidence that college grad employment rates are lower than high School graduates, said Elizabeth Shoham, the lead author of the study and an associate professor of economics at the University of Southern California.
The study looked at college graduates from two different kinds of institutions, the private sector and the public sector.
College-Graduates at the private school were most likely to be employed in the fields of business administration, marketing and communications, according data collected by the Center for the Study of Education and the Workforce.
College students at the public school were less likely to have jobs in those fields, though they still earned more than other college grad students, the analysis found.
Shohams study also looked at whether college graduates who completed their degree within two years of graduating had higher employment rates than their peers who finished their degrees before that.
The answer was no, the authors said.
Shanks research team also analyzed data from Census Bureau data.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has a study that looked at the employment outcomes of people with degrees from different institutions.
College and high school graduation rates are high for many different occupations, and in fact, college graduates are more likely to hold a bachelor’s degree than any other kind of high-level education, the Bureau found.
But it found that those with degrees had better employment rates at higher levels of education than college grad, and it also found that higher-level degrees had lower joblessness rates than other types of higher-education degrees.
The University of Chicago’s Job Center found in 2016 that nearly a third of all Americans with degrees earned their bachelor’s and master’s degrees within two and a half years of graduation, according an analysis of the data collected from the Bureau of Labour Statistics.
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