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My Majors Major # Students # Female % Female # Male % Male
Accounting 354 149 42% 205 58%
Actuarial Science 67 24 36% 43 64%
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General 19 2 11% 17 89%
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 66 8 12% 58 88%
African-American/Black Studies 4 2 50% 2 50%
Agricultural Economics 98 25 26% 73 74%
Agricultural Engineering 61 17 28% 44 72%
Agricultural Teacher Education 8 7 88% 1 13%
Agricultural and Extension Education Services 11 5 45% 6 55%
Agricultural and Food Products Processing 18 11 61% 7 39%
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other 75 4 5% 71 95%
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other 114 88 77% 26 23%
Animal Sciences, General 155 121 78% 34 22%
Anthropology 66 47 71% 19 29%
Apparel and Textiles, General 92 86 93% 6 7%
Arabic Language and Literature 7 3 43% 4 57%
Architecture 72 28 39% 44 61%
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 17 16 94% 1 6%
Art Teacher Education 17 14 82% 3 18%
Art/Art Studies, General 58 35 60% 23 40%
Astronomy 4 2 50% 2 50%
Athletic Training/Trainer 20 11 55% 9 45%
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 13 5 38% 8 62%
Audiology/Audiologist 129 122 95% 7 5%
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations 14 3 21% 11 79%
Biochemistry 78 33 42% 45 58%
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 73 19 26% 54 74%
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 380 211 56% 169 44%
Biomedical Sciences, General 15 4 27% 11 73%
Botany/Plant Biology 1 0 % 1 100%
Business Administration and Management, General 4 1 25% 3 75%
Business/Managerial Economics 27 5 19% 22 81%
Chemical Engineering 180 48 27% 132 73%
Chemistry, General 62 32 52% 30 48%
Chinese Language and Literature 17 6 35% 11 65%
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 30 15 50% 15 50%
Civil Engineering, General 169 27 16% 142 84%
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 12 5 42% 7 58%
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 27 16 59% 11 41%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 19 16 84% 3 16%
Computer Engineering, General 228 24 11% 204 89%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 63 12 19% 51 81%
Criminology 154 63 41% 91 59%
Dance, General 20 19 95% 1 5%
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 37 37 100% 0 %
Design and Visual Communications, General 16 13 81% 3 19%
Dietetics/Dietitian 19 14 74% 5 26%
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 28 15 54% 13 46%
Economics, General 294 68 23% 226 77%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 205 22 11% 183 89%
Elementary Education and Teaching 82 71 87% 11 13%
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship 38 37 97% 1 3%
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 15 3 20% 12 80%
Engineering, Other 51 3 6% 48 94%
English Language and Literature, General 183 114 62% 69 38%
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 17 12 71% 5 29%
Entomology 5 3 60% 2 40%
Environmental Science 90 49 54% 41 46%
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 34 13 38% 21 62%
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 8 8 100% 0 %
Family Resource Management Studies, General 78 22 28% 56 72%
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 24 7 29% 17 71%
Finance, General 407 123 30% 284 70%
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 15 10 67% 5 33%
Food Science 34 19 56% 15 44%
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management 3 1 33% 2 67%
Foreign Language Teacher Education 3 3 100% 0 %
French Language and Literature 22 14 64% 8 36%
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 29 4 14% 25 86%
Geography 21 10 48% 11 52%
Geology/Earth Science, General 42 12 29% 30 71%
German Language and Literature 13 9 69% 4 31%
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator 32 25 78% 7 22%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 6 2 33% 4 67%
Hebrew Language and Literature 1 0 % 1 100%
History, General 92 33 36% 59 64%
History, Other 1 0 % 1 100%
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 94 62 66% 32 34%
Human Development and Family Studies, General 147 120 82% 27 18%
Human Nutrition 104 66 63% 38 37%
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 51 36 71% 15 29%
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 17 10 59% 7 41%
Industrial Engineering 139 43 31% 96 69%
Industrial and Product Design 19 10 53% 9 47%
Insurance 8 4 50% 4 50%
Interior Design 12 11 92% 1 8%
International Business/Trade/Commerce 17 10 59% 7 41%
International Relations and Affairs 164 90 55% 74 45%
International/Global Studies 10 7 70% 3 30%
Islamic Studies 1 0 % 1 100%
Italian Language and Literature 7 5 71% 2 29%
Japanese Language and Literature 18 7 39% 11 61%
Jazz/Jazz Studies 3 0 % 3 100%
Journalism 48 29 60% 19 40%
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 28 21 75% 7 25%
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 7 0 % 7 100%
Korean Language and Literature 14 12 86% 2 14%
Landscape Architecture 23 12 52% 11 48%
Linguistics 30 13 43% 17 57%
Livestock Management 5 3 60% 2 40%
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 183 63 34% 120 66%
Management Information Systems, General 61 21 34% 40 66%
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 369 193 52% 176 48%
Materials Engineering 41 6 15% 35 85%
Mathematics, General 149 54 36% 95 64%
Mechanical Engineering 238 32 13% 206 87%
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 41 31 76% 10 24%
Medieval and Renaissance Studies 2 2 100% 0 %
Microbiology, General 80 37 46% 43 54%
Modern Greek Language and Literature 1 0 % 1 100%
Molecular Genetics 48 28 58% 20 42%
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 11 8 73% 3 27%
Music History, Literature, and Theory 1 1 100% 0 %
Music Performance, General 20 7 35% 13 65%
Music Teacher Education 24 10 42% 14 58%
Music Theory and Composition 1 0 % 1 100%
Music, General 8 4 50% 4 50%
Natural Resources Management and Policy 31 14 45% 17 55%
Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other 47 20 43% 27 57%
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 24 15 63% 9 38%
Neuroscience 187 118 63% 69 37%
Nutrition Sciences 6 2 33% 4 67%
Operations Management and Supervision 121 46 38% 75 62%
Pharmacy 95 64 67% 31 33%
Philosophy 24 4 17% 20 83%
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 57 27 47% 30 53%
Physics, General 34 5 15% 29 85%
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology 4 2 50% 2 50%
Plant Sciences, General 44 11 25% 33 75%
Political Science and Government, General 231 92 40% 139 60%
Portuguese Language and Literature 3 1 33% 2 67%
Psychology, General 567 397 70% 170 30%
Public Administration 89 42 47% 47 53%
Public Health, General 76 61 80% 15 20%
Real Estate 16 4 25% 12 75%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 307 266 87% 41 13%
Religion/Religious Studies 2 1 50% 1 50%
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 22 19 86% 3 14%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 8 5 63% 3 38%
Russian Language and Literature 3 1 33% 2 67%
Social Work 125 107 86% 18 14%
Sociology 121 84 69% 37 31%
Spanish Language and Literature 37 27 73% 10 27%
Special Education and Teaching, General 46 36 78% 10 22%
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 542 331 61% 211 39%
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 174 47 27% 127 73%
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor 3 2 67% 1 33%
Technical Teacher Education 3 1 33% 2 67%
Women's Studies 17 14 82% 3 18%
Zoology/Animal Biology 105 70 67% 35 33%
Degree data from 2015-2016
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