One-third of today’s college students require remediation. Of those students, half will never receive a college degree. Clearly, something isn’t working. This infographic lays out the state of college readiness in the U.S., and explains why being prepared for college matters now more than ever.
Choosing a college major is not always easy. There are so many different factors involved. And according to a recent study, your major mattersâ€”especially when it comes to determining your future salary (see related infographic). On the other hand, you should choose a major that you enjoy and that matches your skill set; you want to get good grades, after all. How, then, do you choose the college major that is right for you?