The Fastest-Growing Master’s Degrees in the U.S.

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Times sure have changed! See what the fastest-growing master’s degree programs are in the U.S.

Right now, more than 16 million people in the United States have a master’s degree. That is a 43 percent increase since 2002.

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Back in 1971, the most popular master’s degree was in education, followed by business and engineering.

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Let’s leap ahead to the year 2012. Looks like business took the lead as being the most popular. And health professions made it to the top.

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However, this list of the top 15 doesn’t show the fastest growing master’s programs. Check these fields out.

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To learn more about the changing trends of master’s degrees, check out the original article here.

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