Pictures: Great cities for college grads
College graduates have a number of choices among them, and the most important of those may be where they choose to live. Factors like the ability to get a job and the quality of the nightlife factor into that decision. Kiplinger.com came up with its list of great cities for college grads. See where your favorite cities fall on the list., which is in no particular order.
New York, N.Y.( Getty Images / October 11, 2010 )
What Kiplinger.com had to say: "No U.S. city can match the Big Apple in terms of job opportunities or cultural fare. Yes, it can be ridiculously expensive, especially for those on a starting salary. But with a little digging, you can find cheaper rents in outer-borough neighborhoods or across the Hudson River in Hoboken, N.J. An extensive public transit system makes getting around a snap. And it's the city that never sleeps. No wonder droves of recent grads seek their fortunes here each year."
Pros: Unmatched career opportunities, culture and nightlife, falling crime rates
Cons: Sky-high rents and cost of living in most areas