The Newest Majors You've Never Heard Of
This post was written by our friends at forbes.com
Growing up, many college-bound students heard phrases like "your future career hasn't even been invented/thought of yet." This article proves that phrase to be true! Here are 5 brand new college majors, the schools they are offered at, and the average starting salary. If you are looking for something new and exciting from you degree, definitely keep these in mind!
1. Unmanned Aircraft System Operations
Offered at: University of North Dakota
Starting salary: $104,000
2. Robotics Engineering
Offered at: Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Starting salary: $79,325
3. Fermentation Sciences
Offered at: Appalachian State University
Starting Salary: $54,650
4. Theme Park Engineering
Offered at: California State University Long Beach
Starting Salary: $54,260
5. Hip Hop Studies
Offered at: McNally Smith
Starting Salary: $48,948
To check out even more awesome, new majors from Forbes, click the "read more" button. Don't forget to leave us a comment letting us know what you think of these! Are you studying any of these?
Last Updated June 13, 2018
If I could do undergrad over again....I think hip hop studies would be for me :)
- Josh Hernandez alum This is so cool! Career options are always changing. love it.
- Erica Molfetto expert Robotics, anyone?!
- Bethany McDermott This is awesome! I have a friend going into fermentation sciences at app state, he loves it there!