Best Colleges - Most Lucrative Schools & Majors

How should you choose a college?

You can consider basics like location, academic reputation and size. But, does your favorite school also offer a dependable return on that pricey tuition?

PayScale can help you find out.

With the largest salary database in the world, we've put together a package of which colleges and degrees end up paying off most for grads. Toss out greek systems, ignore bowl games and get down to the nitty-gritty. How much are you going to make once you're out of college and the loan collectors are knocking at your door?

See which colleges and degrees top our money-making list.

Bonus: Find out the most common jobs that graduates from specific colleges or with certain degrees end up taking.