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SLIDESHOW: College majors with the highest starting salary

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Forbes released a new study ranking the top college majors with the highest starting salaries. 

The data was collected from a survey called "2015 State of College Hiring," by Looksharp. Data was also collected and compared from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

The college majors were ranked by average starting salary, and courses of study that are most likely to result in job offers. 

Jobs that topped the list were management jobs, computer science, and engineering. 

Did your college major top the list? Find out here. 

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