Now more than ever, it seems that college students must
think carefully about choosing their college majors and the
future earning power of their chosen degrees.
With that in mind,
PayScale compiled data on lifetime earnings
of different majors and degrees to show the future
financial impact on a particular course of study.
For bachelor’s degrees, engineering majors seem to be the most
lucrative, with petroleum engineering, systems engineering, and
chemical engineering in the top three. Actuarial mathematics also
tied for the third place slot.
Take a look below to see where your major and degree lands among