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

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My Majors Major # Students # Female % Female # Male % Male
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 449 285 63% 164 37%
Finance, General 324 98 30% 226 70%
Psychology, General 274 220 80% 54 20%
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 227 159 70% 68 30%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 223 209 94% 14 6%
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 183 100 55% 83 45%
Economics, General 145 44 30% 101 70%
English Language and Literature, General 143 88 62% 55 38%
Journalism 142 101 71% 41 29%
Accounting 139 57 41% 82 59%
Marketing, Other 136 77 57% 59 43%
Art/Art Studies, General 120 90 75% 30 25%
Mechanical Engineering 117 16 14% 101 86%
Mathematics, General 115 46 40% 69 60%
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 110 27 25% 83 75%
Elementary Education and Teaching 107 96 90% 11 10%
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 102 40 39% 62 61%
Organizational Leadership 100 30 30% 70 70%
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 97 50 52% 47 48%
Labor and Industrial Relations 92 43 47% 49 53%
Political Science and Government, General 79 28 35% 51 65%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 78 12 15% 66 85%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 73 11 15% 62 85%
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 71 50 70% 21 30%
History, General 70 19 27% 51 73%
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other 64 23 36% 41 64%
Sociology 61 31 51% 30 49%
Social Work 59 49 83% 10 17%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 51 41 80% 10 20%
Biochemistry 48 24 50% 24 50%
Civil Engineering, General 46 6 13% 40 87%
Chemical Engineering 44 17 39% 27 61%
International/Global Studies 42 32 76% 10 24%
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 42 42 100% 0 %
Music, General 38 22 58% 16 42%
Environmental Science 38 17 45% 21 55%
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 37 30 81% 7 19%
Spanish Language and Literature 37 26 70% 11 30%
Industrial Engineering 36 13 36% 23 64%
Chemistry, General 31 17 55% 14 45%
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 31 16 52% 15 48%
Informatics 31 5 16% 26 84%
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 29 4 14% 25 86%
Statistics, General 26 12 46% 14 54%
International Relations and Affairs 26 14 54% 12 46%
Anthropology 26 18 69% 8 31%
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 25 15 60% 10 40%
Environmental Studies 17 8 47% 9 53%
Athletic Training/Trainer 17 13 76% 4 24%
Dance, General 17 15 88% 2 12%
Geology/Earth Science, General 16 4 25% 12 75%
Philosophy 14 7 50% 7 50%
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 13 7 54% 6 46%
Linguistics 13 7 54% 6 46%
Sports Studies 11 0 % 11 100%
Criminology 10 3 30% 7 70%
Microbiology, General 10 5 50% 5 50%
Geography 8 2 25% 6 75%
French Language and Literature 8 7 88% 1 13%
Religion/Religious Studies 8 3 38% 5 63%
Physics, General 7 1 14% 6 86%
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist 7 4 57% 3 43%
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7 6 86% 1 14%
German Language and Literature 5 3 60% 2 40%
African-American/Black Studies 5 3 60% 2 40%
Russian Language and Literature 4 2 50% 2 50%
Actuarial Science 4 2 50% 2 50%
Asian Studies/Civilization 4 3 75% 1 25%
Women's Studies 3 3 100% 0 %
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 3 1 33% 2 67%
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 3 1 33% 2 67%
Italian Language and Literature 3 2 67% 1 33%
Astronomy 3 1 33% 2 67%
Computer Engineering, General 2 1 50% 1 50%
Ancient Studies/Civilization 2 2 100% 0 %
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1 0 % 1 100%
American/United States Studies/Civilization 1 1 100% 0 %
Portuguese Language and Literature 1 1 100% 0 %
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