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My Majors Major # Students # Female % Female # Male % Male
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 2 1 50% 1 50%
Area Studies, Other 1 0 % 1 100%
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 5 5 100% 0 %
Asian Studies/Civilization 1 1 100% 0 %
Astrophysics 2 0 % 2 100%
Biochemistry 2 1 50% 1 50%
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 1 1 100% 0 %
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 36 21 58% 15 42%
Biophysics 1 0 % 1 100%
Chemistry, General 4 2 50% 2 50%
Chinese Language and Literature 1 0 % 1 100%
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 3 1 33% 2 67%
Comparative Literature 3 2 67% 1 33%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 26 8 31% 18 69%
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 4 3 75% 1 25%
Economics, General 47 9 19% 38 81%
Education, Other 27 22 81% 5 19%
Engineering, General 25 10 40% 15 60%
English Language and Literature, General 25 20 80% 5 20%
Environmental Studies 1 1 100% 0 %
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 1 1 100% 0 %
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 1 1 100% 0 %
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 3 1 33% 2 67%
Fine/Studio Arts, General 5 2 40% 3 60%
French Language and Literature 1 1 100% 0 %
German Studies 1 1 100% 0 %
History, General 19 9 47% 10 53%
History, Other 1 1 100% 0 %
Linguistics 15 9 60% 6 40%
Mathematics, General 17 8 47% 9 53%
Neuroscience 7 6 86% 1 14%
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 1 1 100% 0 %
Philosophy 9 1 11% 8 89%
Physics, General 5 2 40% 3 60%
Political Science and Government, General 40 18 45% 22 55%
Psychology, General 12 6 50% 6 50%
Religion/Religious Studies 4 2 50% 2 50%
Social Sciences, Other 1 1 100% 0 %
Sociology and Anthropology 7 5 71% 2 29%
Spanish Language and Literature 2 2 100% 0 %
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 1 1 100% 0 %
Women's Studies 1 1 100% 0 %
Degree data from 2015-2016
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