Job outlook for new grads

Employers plan to hire more new college graduates than they did last year. Finance, accounting and computer and information science majors are in the most demand.

College degrees that lead to a job

The most marketable college degrees of 2009 are nursing, computer/information science, engineering, economics and education, says MSN Encarta.

The least marketable degrees start with print journalism and include film studies, advertising, real estate and architecture.