Degrees granted by departments

During the 2012-2013 academic year, a total of 739 degrees were awarded to 639 students (99 of whom had double majors). Most popular majors are: Organization & Management Studies, Political Science, History, English, Health Sciences, Psychology, Economics, Environmental Studies, and Biology.

Graduation Year

 2010 

 %   2011  %  2012  % 2013    %  
Major    
 Africana Studies  4  0.5% 14 2.0% 2 0.3% 2 0.3%
 Anthropology  9  1.2% 9 1.3% 8 1.1% 17 2.3%
 Art History 18  2.4% 6  0.9% 7 1.0% 6 0.8%
 Biology*  53  7.1% 44 6.3% 44 6.1% 33 4.5%
 Chemistry  17  3.3% 7 1.0% 14 2.0% 11 1.5%
 Chinese Studies 2 0.3% 4 0.5%
 Classics  5  0.7% 3 0.4% 6 0.8% 7 0.9%
 Computer Science  8  1.1% 14 2.0% 9 1.3% 8 1.1%
 Economics  37  5.0% 53 7.6% 36 5.0% 47 6.4%
 English  57  7.7% 63 9.0% 57 8.0% 56 7.6%
 Environmental Studies  28  3.7% 16 2.3% 35 4.9% 40 5.4%
 French  5  0.7% 9 1.3% 6 0.8% 6 0.8%
 German Studies  8  1.1% 4 0.6% 2 0.3% 2 0.3%
 Globalization Studies  28  3.8% 24 3.4% 23 3.2% 16 2.2%
 Health Sciences  47  6.3% 45 6.4% 43 6.0% 50 6.8%
 History  67  9.0% 46 6.6% 54 7.5% 61 8.3%
 Individual Major  17  2.3% 19 2.7% 13 1.8% 13 1.8%
 International Affairs  5  0.7% 4 0.6% 4 0.6% 16 2.2%
 Italian Studies 1 0.1%   2 0.3%
 Japanese Studies  5  0.7% 7 1.0% 7 1.0% 7 0.9%
 Mathematics  14  1.9% 13 1.9% 13 1.8% 13 1.8%
 Music  8  1.1% 12 1.7% 13 1.8% 14 1.9%
 Music Education  1  0.1% 4 0.6% 3 0.4% 6 0.8%
 Music Performance  5  0.7% 3 0.4% 5 0.7% 5 0.7%
 Organization & Management Studies  71  9.5% 76 10.8% 82 11.5% 74 10.0%
 Philosophy  14  1.9% 30 4.3% 27 3.8% 21 2.8%
 Physics  7  0.9% 10 1.4% 8 1.1% 10 1.4%
 Political Science  71  9.5% 58 8.3% 74 10.3% 65 8.8%
 Psychology  63  8.5% 46 6.6% 49 6.8% 48 6.5%
 Public Policy** 8 1.1%
 Religious Studies  11  1.5% 8 1.1% 9 1.3% 16 2.2%
 Sociology  15  2.0% 15 2.1% 23 3.2% 28 3.8%
 Spanish  14  1.9% 18 2.6% 12 1.7% 10 1.4%
 Spanish/Latin American Studies  8  1.1% 1 0.1% 4 0.5%
 Theater Arts  13  1.7% 5 0.7% 14 2.0% 6 0.8%
 Studio Art  11  1.5% 11 1.6% 9 1.3% 4 0.5%
 Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies  1  0.1% 4 0.6% 2 0.3% 3 0.4%
TOTAL DEGREES AWARDED:  745   701 716 739***
TOTAL INDIVIDUALS:  630 609 617 639
Double Majors:  115 91 99 99

*Includes Biology, and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology.

**Newly approved major.

***Include 632 B.A. degrees, 102 B.S. degrees, and 5 Bachelor of Music degree in performance.