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Thu., Jan. 16, 2014, 3:24 p.m.

Six foolish majors to avoid

While earning a college degree can be a great start in preparing you to pursue a career, the major you choose to study could heavily determine your employment prospects upon graduation.

The popularity and "employability" of a degree changes over time, says Stephanie Kinkaid, program coordinator for the Wackerle Career and Leadership Center at Monmouth College. "With the economy still lagging, students must be prudent when choosing a major," she adds. Degrees that once were popular now have high degrees of unemployment and may no longer be a smart choice, Kinkaid explains.

So before you shell out the cash to go back to school, check out the degrees that you may want to think twice about before pursuing. Yahoo Education

According to this article degrees to avoid include, Economics, Pyschology, and Political Science and Government. Thoughts?

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Cindy Hval
Cindy Hval is a freelance columnist for the Voices neighborhood sections. Her Front Porch column appears twice a month in the Thursday Voice.