Finance Degrees Employers Want in 2012

The job market has been changing rapidly, and finance has always been the favorite among students, given its demand in the corporate sector.

A new research from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) provides insights into the graduation degrees that are in most demand by employers in 2012.

Even though the research talks about all kinds of degrees in demand, in this article we highlight the degrees related to finance that actually top the list. The research is based on a survey of 244 major employers.

Top Bachelor’s Degrees

Among all the bachelor’s degrees, the top two degrees in demand are:

No. 1: Bachelor’s in Finance

62% of the employers surveyed said that they plan to hire bachelors in finance graduates this year.

This is a lucrative career option and can help you build a successful career as a financial analyst, financial advisor, planner, or even insurance underwriter.

No. 2: Bachelor’s in Accounting

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