Computer Majors: Highest Employment Rate and Starting Salary

From Class of 2015 Is Finding Work:

Among majors, employment rates varied considerably. Computer science graduates had the highest standard, full-time employment rates (72 percent), followed by business (66 percent) and engineering graduates (62 percent). Biology majors had the lowest rates (28 percent), just under philosophy (33 percent) and physical sciences majors (34 percent).

Those disparities also show up in starting salaries. At $69,214, computer science graduates were making the most money. Theology graduates, at $30,584, were making the least.

It also notes that CS majors are starting their own companies, rather than getting a job with a big company, more often that in 2014.