If you have a Bachelor's/Master's/ Ph.D. in Liberal Arts, Humanities, & the soft sciences, have you
degree served you well financially? Did you get a job commensurate with your major &/or educational level or had to settle for jobs that did not require a high educational level? If unsuccessful in your job/career endeavors, did you wish that you have attained a more job relevant degree? For those who were more adventurous, resourceful, entrepreneurial, &/or flexible, did you take jobs/careers in other areas, even started one's own business/brand?
I am working on my doctorate in Sociology but I already have a masters in Sociology. I think that my degree served me well. I'm qualified to teach college but also to do statistics which opens a lot of doors. With statistics you can get a lot of jobs in different areas. I've chosen to be a college professor though so with my doctorate the degree should pay off. I've already been teaching college for 5 years and once I get my final degree I should be paid more money and have a higher status.
by Marcus T Caine 12 months ago
Which is better, to get your masters degree or to get experience?Would it be better to get a degree or to get experience?
by Paula 4 years ago
Are you satisfied with your Level of Education, or do you feel you should have gone further?
by Grace Marguerite Williams 5 years ago
There are people who graduate with degrees in liberal arts, humanities, and the so-called soft sciences. Although they have an arduous task before them in regards to finding jobs and/or establishing careers that are commensurate with their education. Oftentimes, such graduates had...
by Grace Marguerite Williams 6 years ago
InstancesSince the 1970s, it has been said that the regular bacculaurate degree has become equivalent to a regular high school diploma. In the late 1970s, many college graduates, especially those with liberal arts and humanities degrees, were either unemployed or underemployed. ...
by Sylud1120 3 years ago
Currently, which one do you believe is valued more? A Master's degree, or work experience?
by Emayordomo 3 years ago
What's a Bachelor's degree really worth these days?
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