Is an Accounting degree worth it?

I was curious about this because a lot of forums say the field is in high demand and pays well, but others say there's a lot of unemployment/underemployment since it's a business degree. In general, is it a better choice to earn a bachelor's degree in Accounting/Business or to just learn a trade?... show more I was curious about this because a lot of forums say the field is in high demand and pays well, but others say there's a lot of unemployment/underemployment since it's a business degree.

In general, is it a better choice to earn a bachelor's degree in Accounting/Business or to just learn a trade? I'm comparing some possibilities and would like to get insight .
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