Top 4 best college majors to choose in 2018!
“Do something today that your future self will thank you for”. And if talking about college majors to choose from, then an assured college path is all you should look forward to. When it comes to building a good career, students need to look at a wider aspect and which is why, we have got the list of 4 best college majors for those students who are looking for promising career paths with high starting pay, that you can hold with just an undergraduate degree –
PHARMACOLOGY: Pharmacology is the branch of doctorate and deep study of medical drugs, their sources, their nature, their properties and how these medicine effect and bring functional changes in the living being. This study of medication is one of highest paying career option. In this basic requirement is of a bachelor’s degree at minimum & is offered at many universities like Yale University, Harvard University, University of Cambridge and more. Employment opportunities for a Pharmacists are in pharmaceutical laboratories, pharmacies, and hospitals. The average salary offer to a Pharmacists is $105, 000 and increase depending on their degree level and experience. Expected Job Growth Rate 2016-26 is 6%
AERONAUTICS AND AVIATION TECHNOLOGY: Both the degree deals with flying and aircraft. Aviation includes engineering and Students majoring in aviation can train to be pilots or navigators whereas Aeronautics works on the applications such as manipulating an aircraft’s design to be more aerodynamic and efficient, estimating an aircraft’s propulsion needs and testing and analyzing these designs. Aeronautics and aviation technology is difficult academically but at the same time this field pays a good salary to the people working and there is an outstanding scope for growth. This bachelor’s degree is offered at many universities like the University of North Dakota, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Employment, Purdue University and many more. Employment opportunities for the students studying in these fields are becoming a commercial pilot for the airline while other can focus on the engineering side. The median salary is $60, 000 and above. Expected Growth Rate of 5% by 2020.
NURSING: Nursing is a field that deals with sick or injured people and giving preventive medicine services to save and improve their life. As the population is increasing rapidly with newborn, the demand for nurses are increasing . While pursuing nursing, the student can opt either for Four-year bachelor’s degree called the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or Two-year Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN). This bachelor’s degree is offered at many universities like University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Pennsylvania, University of Central Florida and list goes on. Employment opportunities are they work in various settings, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, public health departments, businesses, public schools and mental health. centers. The student who pursuing this degree can earn a median salary of $60, 000. The Expected Growth Rate of 26% by 2020.
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS: MIS is a study of people, technology, and organization. The student who loves technology and wise to use technology to improve and make people life convenient. Many people live in a dilemma that MIS is all about programming but it just a small part of it. There are universities and colleges that offer bachelor’s degree in computer information systems like Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Carnegie Mellon University, Stanford University and more. Employment opportunities are quite high in this field. Generally, people work in IT firms and many more jobs are there where you don’t need in-depth knowledge of programming. Their average annual income is around $60, 000 and The Expected Growth Rate of 18% by 2020.
Author: Rohit Kapur
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