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Best Grad Schools: Inside the Guide

BEST Inside the Guide InrvedMAWe GRAD SCHOOLS BEST MEN SMƏNSN GRAD SCHOOLS During this decade, 2.6 million new and replacement jobs are expected to require a BUSINESS ENGINEERING EDUCATION MEDICINE Ower L00oga graduate degree, such as a PhD. As a result, more and more students are turning to grad programs. Based on the U.S. News & World Report's Best Graduate Schools 2014 guidebook, is once again presenting you with the facts you need when choosing a program. Applications fell at nearly two thirds of full-time M.B.A. programs last year. Around 70 entrepreneurship programs are offered now, up from 25 in 2003-2004. Career outcomes for M.B.A.'s are far more diverse than they were five years ago. Top 3 Schools of Business Harvard University Stanford University University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) Research has shown that 3 in 5 new teachers don't feel adequately prepared for what they find in the classroom. Nearly 1/3 ( and up to 50% in city schools) leave the profession within five years. The Bureau of Labor statistics projects hires will grow 17% between 2010 and 2020 to accommodate the burgeoning number of students diagnosed with special needs. Having a bilingual endorsement is an advantage because Hispanics will represent 38% of all school-aged children by 2050. Top 3 Schools of Education Vanderbilt University (Peabody) Johns Hopkins University Harvard University Almost 47,000 master's degrees in engineering were conferred in 2011, up 8% over the previous year. IM The U.S. must produce 1 million more professionals in fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics over the next decade to regain its global competitiveness. “Half of the engineers in the power industry are going to be retiring in the next five years," one expert says. New Engineers The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the current crop of 263,000 civil engineers will grow 19% by 2020. Top 3 Schools of Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology Stanford University University of California - Berkeley Medical information is doubling every eight to ten years. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a huge growth in healthcare jobs in the decade ending in 2020, beating every other group of occupations. 10 15 20 %INCREASE ALMOST 3,000,000 NEW JOBS Advanced-practice nurses, who must have post-graduate education, remain hot properties. Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Midwife salaries are 30-35% higher than those of hospital staff nurses Top 3 Schools of Top 3 Schools of Medicine Nursing Harvard University Johns Hopkins University Stanford University University of Pennsylvania University of Washington Johns Hopkins University The median salary for 2011 grads working full time fell about 5% from a year earlier. Starting pay at law firms fell even further. 2011 2010 Over the past 2 years, the number of law school applicants is down more than 22%. 40K GRADUATES About 21,900 lawyer Зок jobs will open annually until 2020 - even as law 20K schools graduate more JOBS than 40,000 students 10K each year. Private School graduates borrow an average of $125,000 Public School average: $75,700 Top 3 Schools of Law Yale University Harvard University Stanford University VIRTUAL PĄTH Many universities now offer graduate programs either partially or entirely online. If you feel that the virtual path best suits your lifestyle, experts suggest you look at schools with accreditation. You can verify the accreditation of any school by visiting nces.ed.govlcollegenavigator. Top Online Options Business: Washington State University Computer Information Technology: University of Southern California Education: St. John's University Engineering: University of Southern California Nursing: Ferris State University Created by USNEWS BEST GRAD Textbooks Easy. Fast. Cheap! SCHOOLS NESS EDUCATION To purchase your copy of the complete guidebook, visit: BUSINESS ENGINEERING 2010 2011 EDUCATION Baby Boomers LAW MEDICINE HEALTH ה31111 1111111) ו ונ11וו

Best Grad Schools: Inside the Guide

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Based on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools 2014, this infographic takes critical information from the guidebook and converts it into a meaningful visual for students to consume easily...



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