Is a Business Degree a Waste? Is a business management degree worth it? I keep hearing people/news outlets arguing at opposite ends of what seems to be a common question. Short answer – NO! I don't think a business degree is anywhere near being a waste. A business degree is worth it in many cases.
EDIT: Please read my post about how I paid off $40,000 worth of student loans shortly after I turned 24.
Recently, I read an interesting article about whether a business degree is a waste or a good decision.
I read the article multiple times (and unless I missed it), I'm pretty sure it means business schools as a whole (and the various degrees that are offered), and not just specifically a “business degree.”
So when they say business degree, I'm assuming this includes Finance, Economics, Accounting, etc. [Read more…]