Offers by College Major

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Students looking for job offers should major in accounting, business, computer science, and social sciences, according to a new study from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

NACE surveyed more than 31,500 students at more than 400 colleges, asking them whether they had an offer before graduating.

Major Received offer Didn’t receive offer
Accounting 47% 53%
Business 45% 55%
Communications/journalism 35% 65%
Computer/IS 44% 56%
Education 24% 76%
Engineering 41% 59%
English 30% 70%
Foreign language 28% 72%
Health sciences 39% 61%
Liberal arts/humanities 37% 63%
Math 40% 60%
History/politics 34% 66%
Psychology 35% 65%
Physical sciences 30% 70%
Social sciences 41% 60%
Visual/performing arts 40% 60%