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Sunday, January 03, 2016

Demand for agriculture graduates on the rise across the nation, USDA reports | Online Athens

Demand for agriculture graduates on the rise across the nation, USDA reports | Online Athens: Many parents and children today worry about both what college costs and whether after spending all that money they will be able to get a good job. In general, college graduates do get jobs after graduation — the unemployment rate for college grads is under 3 percent — but still families of current and approaching college students are concerned. One easy way to reduce the risk of post-graduate un- or underemployment is to gain skills in a field with a shortage of skilled workers. A great example of what students might study is food and agricultural systems.