Popular fields for graduate school
The bursting of the high-tech bubble means that fewer students are entering graduate schools for fields like Information Technology ñ but it has also lent popularity to majors like creative writing and sports administration, according to a recent study.
GradSchools.com, an online portal for information on the subject, gauged the fieldsí popularity by tracking the several million unique visitors to the site over a period of a few months. For the complete study, go to http://www.gradschools.com/archive/trafficfacts.html.
What's Stayed Popular:
Electric, electronic, and computer engineering
MBA, business administration