Evolution of Popular Career Paths: 1970 to Today

By Admin, January 11, 2013


According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of bachelor’s degrees granted to college graduates has nearly doubled since 1970. Business degrees ranked #1 for student popularity, while a degree in Healthcare & Nursing is gaining fast at #3 — up from #8 in 1970. Here are the Top 10 most popular careers now and how they’ve changed over the past 40+ years.


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