Location, prestige, academic reputation and tuition are major factors for students in the college selection process, but post-graduate salary is something rarely taken into consideration.
Although salaries depend heavily on a graduateâ€™s field of work, companies are willing to pay a premium for students hailing from the nationâ€™s top universities. But which undergraduate degrees are most valuable?
Recently, PayScale.com released a report on the highest salary potential among the nationâ€™s top colleges, and from this data, colleges can be ranked by the mid-career median salaries of its graduates.
So, which schools have highest paid graduates? Click ahead to find out!
By Paul Toscano
Posted 19 Aug 2009