Top Majors and Programs - Most Popular Degrees in 2018 (1st majors)

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My Majors Major # Students # Female % Female # Male % Male
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 2 2 100% 0 %
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 3 3 100% 0 %
Astrophysics 4 1 25% 3 75%
Biochemistry 2 1 50% 1 50%
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 36 22 61% 14 39%
Chemistry, General 15 8 53% 7 47%
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 2 1 50% 1 50%
Cognitive Science 4 3 75% 1 25%
Comparative Literature 3 1 33% 2 67%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 35 13 37% 22 63%
Dance, General 1 1 100% 0 %
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 1 0 % 1 100%
Economics, General 38 14 37% 24 63%
Education, Other 21 16 76% 5 24%
Engineering, General 35 10 29% 25 71%
English Language and Literature, General 8 6 75% 2 25%
Environmental Studies 2 2 100% 0 %
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 2 2 100% 0 %
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 8 4 50% 4 50%
Fine/Studio Arts, General 9 5 56% 4 44%
French Language and Literature 2 1 50% 1 50%
German Studies 1 0 % 1 100%
History, General 9 3 33% 6 67%
Islamic Studies 1 0 % 1 100%
Japanese Language and Literature 1 0 % 1 100%
Linguistics 7 5 71% 2 29%
Mathematics, General 26 5 19% 21 81%
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1 0 % 1 100%
Music, General 2 0 % 2 100%
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 2 1 50% 1 50%
Neuroscience 16 9 56% 7 44%
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 1 1 100% 0 %
Philosophy 4 2 50% 2 50%
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 1 1 100% 0 %
Physics, General 6 3 50% 3 50%
Political Science and Government, General 27 6 22% 21 78%
Psychology, General 1 1 100% 0 %
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other 30 21 70% 9 30%
Russian Language and Literature 1 1 100% 0 %
Social Sciences, Other 1 0 % 1 100%
Sociology and Anthropology 16 9 56% 7 44%
Degree data from 2016-2017
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