Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017

Most/Least Meaningful Career Path by Major

PayScale put together a list of 319 college majors ranked by the percentage of graduates in each major who answered "yes" to a question about whether they feel like their job makes the world a better place. Here are the top 10 by major and % high meaning.


  • Medical Laboratory Science (97%)
  • Pastoral Ministry (91%)
  • Clinical Laboratory Science (84%)
  • Community Health Education (84%)
  • Respiratory Care (84%)
  • Nursing (83%)
  • Dental Hygiene (82%)
  • Counseling (81%)
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography (81%)
  • Early Childhood & Elementary Education (81%)

Source: PayScale

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