The best and worst college majors for new graduates, based on unemployment rates, which are listed with the major:

Best

1. Nursing, 4 percent.

2. Family and consumer sciences, 4.3 percent.

3. Elementary education, 4.8 percent.

4. General education, 6 percent.

5. Math, 6.1 percent.

Worst

1. Architecture, 13.9 percent.

2. Film, video and photographic arts, 12.9 percent.

3. Arts, 11.1 percent.

4. Philosophy and religious studies, 10.8 percent.

5. Anthropology and archeology, 10.5 percent.

Source: Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce