Thousands graduate at Rutgers University

Thousands graduated from Rutgers University today as job figures for recent graduates continue to get brighter.While the national unemployment rate is at 8.1 percent, the

PISCATAWAY - Thousands graduated from Rutgers University today as job figures for recent graduates continue to get brighter.

While the national unemployment rate is at 8.1 percent, the unemployment rate for new college graduates is 7.2 percent.

While many have lined up a job, the average salary for a new college graduate has fallen 10 percent in recent years, according to the Workforce Development Center at Rutgers.

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