Employers seeking out liberal arts majors

April 22, 2013

Emory University seniors discuss how their liberal arts education has helped in the job-search process.

The combination of critical thinking and analysis broadens their opportunities as they approach graduation. Paul Fowler, Emory's Career Center director, says there's been a 5-10 percent increase in corporate recruiters coming to campus in the last few years. He says no matter the industry, the problem-solving skills of a liberal arts major are in demand.