What's the Worth? The Economic Values of College Majors
by A. P. Carnevale, J. Strohl, M. Melton
Publisher: Georgetown University 2011
Number of pages: 182
The report finds that different undergraduate majors result in very different earnings. At the low end, median earnings for Counseling Psychology majors are $29,000, while Petroleum Engineering majors see median earnings of $120,000.
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