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Audio and Video content on Economist.com requires a browser that can handle iFrames. AMERICAN universities claim to hate the simplistic, reductive college rankings...

Audio and Video content on Economist.com requires a browser that can handle iFrames. AMERICAN universities claim to hate the simplistic, reductive college rankings...

College is getting really expensive. Many parents and potential grads are becoming more business-minded when considering a college education. In the spirit of this mindset, College Abacus lets prospective students compare the cost of attending different universities.

College is getting really expensive. Many parents and potential grads are becoming more business-minded when considering a college education. In the spirit of this mindset, College Abacus lets prospective students compare the cost of attending different universities.

A new college ranking looks at which schools contribute most to students' long-term economic success. (Image: Brookings)

A new college ranking looks at which schools contribute most to students' long-term economic success. (Image: Brookings)

The worst advice (and good advice) given to grad students. So many good points here, will refer to new doctorate students.

The worst advice (and good advice) given to grad students. So many good points here, will refer to new doctorate students.

The 10 Worst College Majors.  Your undergraduate major could be the path to a high-paying career ... or a highway in the opposite direction.  HR Block looked into college majors, starter jobs, locations, and industries in order to figure out how a person's major might affect their paycheck.  Check out HR Block's infographic below for the list of the 10 worst majors and more:

The 10 Worst College Majors. Your undergraduate major could be the path to a high-paying career ... or a highway in the opposite direction. HR Block looked into college majors, starter jobs, locations, and industries in order to figure out how a person's major might affect their paycheck. Check out HR Block's infographic below for the list of the 10 worst majors and more:

Unemployment Compensation Initiative

Unemployment Compensation Initiative

Creating a Percent Change Field in Excel

Are you good with numbers, data, or spreadsheets? Don't be afraid to show off your skills — as it turns out, being a "math geek" is quite lucrative.

Are you good with numbers, data, or spreadsheets? Don't be afraid to show off your skills — as it turns out, being a "math geek" is quite lucrative.

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