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Broadband Jobs Up For Grads
Millions of college graduates accepted their degrees this May and officially entered the work force, though many are finding a turbulent job market. The graduating class of 2014 saw an unemployment rate of 8.5%, compared to an overall national average of 6.7%. This doesn’t include underemployment—graduates working part-time jobs or jobs that don’t require a degree—at 16.8%. Career success is highly dependent on students’ field of study, with graduates of art, design, architecture and social sciences showing higher unemployment than graduates...