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10 fastest-growing jobs for college grads

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What career paths should college students start down and why? There are many ways to judge the ideal job for a college grad: the highest-paying, the most satisfying or the most in-demand. The latter could also be called the fastest-growing — those careers whose necessity and usefulness are contributing to a boom in jobs creation. The federal Bureau of Labor Statistics compiled a list of the fastest-growing jobs for the decade leading up to 2024. In order to present a list of the top 10 jobs for university and college graduates, we've weeded out the positions that do not require at least a four-year degree.*

— By CNBC's Kenneth Kiesnoski
Posted 17 March 2016

*Bachelor's degree or higher

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