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Engineering is the top paying college major

 

An new study from Georgetown University's Center on Education and Workforce lists engineering, along with computer science and business as majors with as much as 50 percent higher earning potential than humanities degrees such as English.

Read the article in the Washington Post.

Last year, Money magazine debuted its list of the top 100 jobs in America and "civil engineer" came in at No. 6.
Read the magazine's profile of civil engineering.

In concert with the magazine issue, CNN Money produced this video featuring New York civil engineer and ASCE member Tanvi DeNicola:

 

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