Top Majors and Programs - Most Popular Degrees in 2019 (1st majors)

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My Majors Major # Students # Female % Female # Male % Male
Accounting 200 86 43% 114 57%
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 62 7 11% 55 89%
Agricultural Economics 26 5 19% 21 81%
Agronomy and Crop Science 18 7 39% 11 61%
Animal Sciences, General 83 71 86% 12 14%
Anthropology 8 7 88% 1 13%
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management 57 57 100% 0 %
Applied Mathematics, General 18 6 33% 12 67%
Aquaculture 13 2 15% 11 85%
Architectural Engineering 94 6 6% 88 94%
Architecture 46 24 52% 22 48%
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 53 53 100% 0 %
Biological/Biosystems Engineering 39 16 41% 23 59%
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 33 27 82% 6 18%
Biomedical Sciences, General 242 131 54% 111 46%
Business Administration and Management, General 222 50 23% 172 77%
Chemical Engineering 89 23 26% 66 74%
Chemistry, General 27 14 52% 13 48%
Civil Engineering, General 107 32 30% 75 70%
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 7 6 86% 1 14%
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other 12 9 75% 3 25%
Communication and Media Studies, Other 72 58 81% 14 19%
Computer Engineering, General 52 11 21% 41 79%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 43 5 12% 38 88%
Design and Visual Communications, General 39 33 85% 6 15%
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 7 4 57% 3 43%
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 32 32 100% 0 %
Economics, General 33 10 30% 23 70%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 72 5 7% 67 93%
Elementary Education and Teaching 64 61 95% 3 5%
Engineering, Other 20 2 10% 18 90%
English Language and Literature, General 60 51 85% 9 15%
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 15 13 87% 2 13%
Environmental Design/Architecture 13 7 54% 6 46%
Environmental Science 5 2 40% 3 60%
Exercise Physiology 195 105 54% 90 46%
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other 3 3 100% 0 %
Finance, General 178 53 30% 125 70%
Fine/Studio Arts, General 20 18 90% 2 10%
Food Science 4 4 100% 0 %
Foreign Language Teacher Education 5 4 80% 1 20%
Forest Sciences and Biology 29 0 % 29 100%
French Language and Literature 12 11 92% 1 8%
Geography 4 1 25% 3 75%
Geology/Earth Science, General 9 2 22% 7 78%
German Language and Literature 6 3 50% 3 50%
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 32 25 78% 7 22%
History, General 41 16 39% 25 61%
Horticultural Science 38 21 55% 17 45%
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 46 35 76% 11 24%
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other 80 77 96% 3 4%
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 46 36 78% 10 22%
Industrial Engineering 66 25 38% 41 62%
Industrial and Product Design 39 20 51% 19 49%
Interior Architecture 10 7 70% 3 30%
Interior Design 31 31 100% 0 %
International Business/Trade/Commerce 19 13 68% 6 32%
Journalism 49 39 80% 10 20%
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 148 25 17% 123 83%
Management Science 14 5 36% 9 64%
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 13 12 92% 1 8%
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 160 95 59% 65 41%
Mass Communication/Media Studies 52 23 44% 29 56%
Materials Engineering 4 0 % 4 100%
Mathematics Teacher Education 5 5 100% 0 %
Mathematics, General 20 9 45% 11 55%
Mechanical Engineering 183 27 15% 156 85%
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology 37 30 81% 7 19%
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 61 29 48% 32 52%
Music Teacher Education 10 4 40% 6 60%
Music, General 7 2 29% 5 71%
Natural Resources Management and Policy 13 3 23% 10 77%
Nutrition Sciences 51 45 88% 6 12%
Philosophy 13 4 31% 9 69%
Physics, General 3 0 % 3 100%
Political Science and Government, General 68 27 40% 41 60%
Polymer/Plastics Engineering 13 6 46% 7 54%
Poultry Science 11 6 55% 5 45%
Psychology, General 120 89 74% 31 26%
Public Administration 25 10 40% 15 60%
Public Relations/Image Management 67 62 93% 5 7%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 156 137 88% 19 12%
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 3 2 67% 1 33%
Social Science Teacher Education 11 2 18% 9 82%
Social Work 29 28 97% 1 3%
Sociology 27 14 52% 13 48%
Spanish Language and Literature 19 14 74% 5 26%
Special Education and Teaching, Other 78 68 87% 10 13%
Technical Teacher Education 4 2 50% 2 50%
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 22 13 59% 9 41%
Zoology/Animal Biology 4 3 75% 1 25%
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