That's horrifying. Education and Social Work? Really? Though I'm surprised Literature and Communications didn't also make that list.
"Sentiment without action is the ruin of the soul." - Edward Abbey
Also, I want to punch the person who called a teaching degree a "lazy" "easy" degree in the fucking face.
Like, yeah, I'd like to set them on fire and roast them over a pit.
A teaching degree is a double major that requires about 800 hours of student observation and student teaching outside of regular school work and writing papers. WHAT THE FUCK?
As if teaching isn't a demanding position. God, grand me the serenity to not be homicidal.
One of the worst jobs in Germany, considered the amount of work, payment and responsibility, is hospital doctor or nurse.
There's a serious flaw in a system where those who attend to the basic needs of its people, like doctors or social workers, are rewarded the lowest amount of money.
Johari / Nohari
"How dreadful!" cried Lord Henry. "I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect."
~ Oscar Wilde - The picture of Dorian Gray
It doesn't list student services. I am getting my master's in it and I had to add another to it (counseling) to make it viable outside a university and financially.
Technical name is Higher Education Administraion, but I was never a teacher so I can't be a principal which is where the money would be for this master's.
Extroverted (E) 67.74% Introverted (I) 32.26%
Intuitive (N) 51.72% Sensing (S) 48.28%
Feeling (F) 51.61% Thinking (T) 48.39%
Judging (J) 69.44% Perceiving (P) 30.56%
Type 1 Perfectionism |||||||||||||||||||| 83%
Worst-Paying College Degrees in 2010
College Degree / Starting Pay / Mid-Career Pay
1. Child and Family Studies / $29,500 / $38,400
I actually always think of athletes for this one. In my experience this was a really popular major for college athletes.