National Public Radio reported that, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, hiring for this year's class of graduating college students is expected to be up 13% over last year. Some degrees have better prospects than others, the story said, "Pharmaceutical, finance, technology and insurance companies are looking first and foremost for people with numbers skills, so finance majors, computer science and accounting are among the top degrees in demand."
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