INTERACTIVE: Earnings By College Major
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INTERACTIVE: EARNINGS BY COLLEGE MAJOR is an activity where students: (1) Investigate how a college education an impact your lifetime earnings, (2) Compare different college majors to see their associated lifetime earnings, (3) Interpret the graphs to understand how annual earnings change over time for different educational backgrounds.

Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF)
Next Gen Personal Finance
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Resource Categories
Resource Type
Workbook/Activity Sheet
Target Users
Teacher, classroom or after school
Grade Level
9th grade, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade
Order Phone Number
(650) 218-8408
Jump$tart Standards
  • EI1 - Explore job and career options
  • EI2 - Compare sources of personal income and compensation
  • EI3 - Analyze factors that affect net income

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  • Review made at 02:26pm on November 4th, 2018 by
    This is a great tool for students to realize what they can afford in life based on their career choices. I like to use the analogy of champagne dreams with a beer budget so students realize they need to choose majors wisely.