Many folks think getting a great paying job requires a long earned degree with a minimum of 5+ years of college.
Contrary to the general opinion, making good money doesn’t always require having a degree that ends in MD or PHD.
We did some research and complied a list of highest paying degrees that you can earn in 2 years!
Below is a list of those highest paying degrees ranking from highest salary.
It’s never too late to go back to school!
|Rank||Major||Degree Type||Early Career Pay||Mid-Career Pay||% High Meaning|
|1||Management Information Systems (MIS)||Associate||$45,100||$72,100||48%|
|4||Electronics & Communications Engineering||Associate||$45,100||$69,600||58%|
|5||Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET)||Associate||$40,600||$69,600||49%|
|7||Occupational Health and Safety||Associate||$50,300||$68,200||76%|
|8||Computer Science (CS)||Associate||$40,900||$67,400||49%|
|9||Diagnostic Medical Sonography||Associate||$50,200||$66,800||78%|
|10||Networks & Telecommunications||Associate||$41,600||$66,400||56%|