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Yesterday, Forbes named the “Ten Worst College Majors” in terms of employment and earnings potential for graduates. By analyzing data from the Center on Education and the Workforce at Georgetown University, which collected employment and earnings rates for graduates by major, Forbes determined that when it comes to your economic prospects, anthropology is the worst major a student can choose.
Of the ten “worst” majors on Forbes’ list, five are in the humanities (philosophy, history, English, liberal arts and anthropology). But don’t toss out your diploma just yet—here are some tips for applying for jobs with a liberal arts degree:
--Rachel Marx, Vault’s Law Editor, majored in Philosophy.
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