Wall Street Journal
By JOE LIGHT And RACHEL EMMA SILVERMAN Jeff Swensen for the Wall Street Journal
Biyan Zhou switched her major from electrical and computer engineering to a double major in psychology and policy management. Her mother and her academic adviser also wanted her to major in it, given the apparent career opportunities for engineers in a tough job market. For today's college graduates, the message is clear: If you want a job, the best thing you can do is build a career in rigorous disciplines of science, technology, engineering and math, Joe Light reports on Markets Hub.