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Is it time for an education that will put you in demand?

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Employers say they expect to hire 7.8 percent more new college graduates from the Class of 2014 than they did from the Class of 2013, according to a recent survey conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). This year, at the bachelor’s level, the list is topped by business, engineering, computer/information science, sciences and communication disciplines.

And this too…

MBA talent remains in demand, even as businesses deal with a weak economy. That’s one of the key findings from the 2014 Corporate Recruiters Survey, conducted by GMAC in partnership with the MBA Career Services Council.

The job market continues to improve for graduate business degree holders. An estimated 80% of companies plan to hire MBAs, with the finance  sector showing the greatest growth in MBA demand compared with last year (up 39% since last year). Nearly eight out of ten of respondents (75 percent) said they had hired MBA graduates in 2013, and even more employers (80 percent) plan to hire MBAs in 2014. These findings point to a positive job outlook for MBA graduates.