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Dallas Is Good for Grads

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    College graduates, with diplomas in hand, will be looking to start their careers, and Apartments.com and CareerRookie.com have come out with their list of best cities for recent grads.

    Dallas comes in No. 4 on the list behind Denver, Phoenix and Atlanta, which ranked first on the list.

    The "Top 10 Best Cities for Recent College Graduates" list looks the job market and cost of living.

    The list ranks the cities on average rent for a one-bedroom apartment from Apartments.com and the inventory of jobs requiring less than one year of experience from CareerRookie.com.

    Airline On-Time Arrival Percentage March 2010

    RankCityAvg. RentEntry-Level Jobs
    1Atlanta$723Sales, Marketing, Customer Service
    2Phoenix$669Sales, Customer Service, Training
    3Denver$779Sales, Customer Service, Health Care
    4Dallas$740Sales, Customer Service, Health Care
    5Boston$1,275Sales, Marketing, Training
    6Philadelphia$938Sales, Marketing, Health Care
    7New York$1,366Sales, Customer Service, Marketing
    8Cincinnati$613Sales, Customer Service, Management
    9Baltimore$1,041Sales, Customer Service, Management
    10Los Angeles$1,319Sales, Training, Health Care

    Source: CareerBuilder.com

    More: CareerRookie.com,