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Underemployment rate of U.S. college graduates by major 2020

This statistic shows the number of recent college graduates who were underemployed in the United States, by college major. As of July 2020, around 73.2 percent of recent college graduates who majored in criminal justice were underemployed.

Percentage of recent college graduates in the United States who are underemployed as of July 2020, by major

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Release date

July 2020


United States

Survey time period

July 17, 2020

Supplementary notes

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York defines underemployment as "working in a job that typically does not require a bachelor’s degree". Recent college graduates are those aged 22 to 27 with a bachelor's degree or higher

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