Nowadays more than ever, students are thinking about how much they will get from their college degrees, online or traditional, before they enroll? And while it’s not a perfect measure of the value a college can provide to its students, the number of millionaires (that is, individuals who have a net worth of $1 million or more, minus real estate) a college mints is always interesting.

A 2013 study by Spear’s Magazine, in which they surveyed 70,000 of the world’s millionaires, found that college degrees were definitely a common trait as well where and what they studied. Check out the results in our newest infographic below!

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Infographic Transcript
99% of millionaires have degrees
Top 10 Majors for Millionaires
1. Engineering
2. MBA
3. Economics
4. Law
5. Business Administration
6. Commerce
7. Accounting
8. Computer Science
9. Finance
10. Politics

Top 10 Colleges for Millionaires
1. Harvard University
2. Stanford University
3. University of California
4. Columbia University
5. University of Oxford
6. MIT
7. New York University
8. University of Cambridge
9. University of Pennsylvania
10. Cornell University

43% of millionaires are products of U.S. universities
8% of millionaires are products of U.K. universities
5% of millionaires are products of Canadian universities


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