Note the HUGE GULF between the popular degrees, which are traditionally filled with FEMALE students (Social Studies, Communications, Nursing, Education, Psychology) and the best paying carreers, which are traditionally MALE occupations (Engineering, Computer Science, Chemistry/Biology, Pilots). Also note the descrpencies between popular majors, and better paying carreers: See how Computer Science and Engineering have WARNING LABLES: "sharp drops" and "aggressive math." In comparison, majoring in English is a "good gateway degree to graduate school, or law school." Lets now take a look at the next top 10 paying careers in brief: 1. Pilots, co pilots and flight engineers $99,400pa 2. Marketing managers $78,410pa 3. Computer software and applications engineer $76,310pa 4. Biomedical engineer $70,520; They are trained in biology as well as engineering and work to develop solutions to health problems. 5. Environmental engineer $67,620 They work to fight damages to environment 6. Computer systems analyst $67,520 Systems analysts ensure that organizations make the best of their technological resources 7. Database administrator $61,950 Database administrators create and manage large quantities of financial, inventory and customer data. 8. Physical therapist $61,560 9. Network systems and data communication analyst $61,250 10. Chemist $60,880 Compare this list to the 10 Top College Majors: Top 10 Majors: Is it really any wonder that graduates cannot find jobs???