People with degrees in agriculture, mining, teaching and medicine are in high demand, according to a new report by Georgetown University. There are lots of reasons to go to college, getting a job isn’t the only one. The Washington Post reported, February 23, 2015 that those with college degrees make about 75 percent more than those with a high school diploma.
The top three majors in annual earnings from 2011-2012 are:
2. Physical science
3. Biology/Life Sciences and Computer/stats, math (tied for third place )
Read more about what other jobs are in demand.