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My Majors Major # Students # Female % Female # Male % Male
Accounting 219 109 50% 110 50%
Advertising 249 179 72% 70 28%
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 106 17 16% 89 84%
African-American/Black Studies 13 10 77% 3 23%
American/United States Studies/Civilization 18 12 67% 6 33%
Ancient Studies/Civilization 5 3 60% 2 40%
Anthropology 74 54 73% 20 27%
Apparel and Textiles, General 58 53 91% 5 9%
Arabic Language and Literature 2 0 % 2 100%
Archeology 6 2 33% 4 67%
Architectural Engineering 44 18 41% 26 59%
Architecture 43 24 56% 19 44%
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 18 16 89% 2 11%
Art/Art Studies, General 7 7 100% 0 %
Asian Studies/Civilization 6 4 67% 2 33%
Astronomy 20 8 40% 12 60%
Athletic Training/Trainer 13 5 38% 8 62%
Behavioral Aspects of Health 6 6 100% 0 %
Biochemistry 232 94 41% 138 59%
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 88 36 41% 52 59%
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 832 491 59% 341 41%
Business Administration and Management, General 38 14 37% 24 63%
Business/Commerce, General 142 67 47% 75 53%
Chemical Engineering 152 51 34% 101 66%
Chemistry, General 149 72 48% 77 52%
Civil Engineering, General 124 47 38% 77 62%
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3 1 33% 2 67%
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 7 5 71% 2 29%
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 127 119 94% 8 6%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 464 92 20% 372 80%
Dance, General 14 14 100% 0 %
Design and Visual Communications, General 14 7 50% 7 50%
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11 7 64% 4 36%
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 26 19 73% 7 27%
Economics, General 457 125 27% 332 73%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 264 34 13% 230 87%
English Language and Literature, General 207 141 68% 66 32%
Ethnic Studies 13 10 77% 3 23%
European Studies/Civilization 4 2 50% 2 50%
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 6 4 67% 2 33%
Finance, General 344 91 26% 253 74%
Fine/Studio Arts, General 74 63 85% 11 15%
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 233 188 81% 45 19%
French Language and Literature 21 16 76% 5 24%
Geography 85 46 54% 39 46%
Geological/Geophysical Engineering 18 9 50% 9 50%
Geology/Earth Science, General 44 22 50% 22 50%
Geophysics and Seismology 14 3 21% 11 79%
German Language and Literature 10 7 70% 3 30%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 42 14 33% 28 67%
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 6 4 67% 2 33%
History, General 178 69 39% 109 61%
Human Development and Family Studies, General 211 196 93% 15 7%
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 13 10 77% 3 23%
Interior Design 10 9 90% 1 10%
International/Global Studies 209 159 76% 50 24%
Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1 1 100% 0 %
Islamic Studies 2 2 100% 0 %
Italian Language and Literature 3 1 33% 2 67%
Jazz/Jazz Studies 4 0 % 4 100%
Journalism 156 122 78% 34 22%
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 111 66 59% 45 41%
Latin American Studies 18 14 78% 4 22%
Latin Language and Literature 3 1 33% 2 67%
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 135 80 59% 55 41%
Linguistics 38 26 68% 12 32%
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 104 56 54% 48 46%
Management Information Systems, General 144 58 40% 86 60%
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 151 113 75% 38 25%
Mathematics, General 278 111 40% 167 60%
Mechanical Engineering 289 47 16% 242 84%
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 5 3 60% 2 40%
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 298 259 87% 39 13%
Music Performance, General 28 14 50% 14 50%
Music Theory and Composition 1 0 % 1 100%
Music, General 43 19 44% 24 56%
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 7 3 43% 4 57%
Neuroscience 45 27 60% 18 40%
Petroleum Engineering 131 28 21% 103 79%
Philosophy 45 15 33% 30 67%
Physics, General 93 15 16% 78 84%
Political Science and Government, General 313 116 37% 197 63%
Portuguese Language and Literature 3 3 100% 0 %
Psychology, General 353 284 80% 69 20%
Public Health Education and Promotion 87 60 69% 27 31%
Public Health, General 92 68 74% 24 26%
Public Relations/Image Management 171 147 86% 24 14%
Radio and Television 295 131 44% 164 56%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 134 120 90% 14 10%
Religion/Religious Studies 17 10 59% 7 41%
Russian Language and Literature 2 1 50% 1 50%
Russian Studies 4 2 50% 2 50%
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1 0 % 1 100%
Social Work 89 71 80% 18 20%
Sociology 119 82 69% 37 31%
Spanish Language and Literature 52 37 71% 15 29%
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 262 201 77% 61 23%
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 78 24 31% 54 69%
Urban Studies/Affairs 22 13 59% 9 41%
Visual and Performing Arts, General 85 63 74% 22 26%
Women's Studies 7 7 100% 0 %
Writing, General 53 34 64% 19 36%
Degree data from 2015-2016
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