Six Reasons Why Your College Major Doesn’t Matter

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This post, originally published on Forbes, explores the relationship between major and career path. While some majors require specific degrees or training, many jobs can be acquired with any major. Read the full post here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/ashleystahl/2015/08/12/six-reasons-why-your-college-major-doesnt-matter/#7c4bdae435a0

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