Was That Wise? “Useless” College Degrees and Majors

June 20, 2013  |  

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When one heads off to college, the biggest goal is to graduate with a degree and land a great career. Now this is all fine and dandy as higher education can often lead to bigger and better things, but what happens when what we get is not good enough?

Now you are probably thinking, “Who’s to say a college degree is better than any other?” You should be able to study what your heart desires and just live. While there is great truth to that, unfortunately, all degrees are not created equal. In addition, there are certain degrees and majors that are becoming less practical — shall we say — in this day and age.

Here’s a list of college degrees and majors that may make it difficult to land a job. Of course there are exceptions as a person’s hustle will often carry them far, but we thought highlighting fields of study with declining numbers was worth a mention.

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