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Major Category/Major

Architecture and related services
Architecture (BArch, BA/BS, MArch, MA/MS, PhD) YesYes  
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning  Yes Yes
Landscape Architecture (BS, BSLA, BLA, MSLA, MLA, PhD)  Yes  

Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies
African-American/Black Studies Yes   
American/United States Studies/Civilization YesYes Yes
Asian-American Studies Yes   
East Asian Studies YesYes  
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, and Gender Studies, Other Yes   
Hispanic-American,Puerto Rican & Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Yes   

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry Yes   
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other  Yes  
Biochemistry/Biophysics and Molecular Biology  Yes Yes
Bioinformatics    Yes
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other    Yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Yes  Yes
Biomathematics and Bioinformatics, Other  Yes  
Biophysics Yes   
Biostatistics  Yes Yes
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology  Yes Yes
Epidemiology  Yes Yes
Evolutionary Biology    Yes
Genetics, Other    Yes
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography  Yes  
Microbiology, General  Yes Yes
Molecular Biology    Yes
Molecular Pharmacology  Yes Yes
Pathology/Experimental Pathology  Yes Yes
Physiology, General    Yes

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting YesYes  
Business Administration and Management, General YesYes Yes
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other Yes   
Taxation  Yes  

Communication, journalism, and related programs
Broadcast Journalism YesYes  
Communication and Media Studies, Other  Yes  
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric YesYes Yes
Journalism YesYes  
Journalism, Other  Yes  
Public Relations/Image Management YesYes  

Computer and information sciences and support services
Artificial Intelligence and Robotics  Yes  
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other Yes   
Computer and Information Systems Security  Yes  
Computer Science YesYes Yes
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other  Yes  
Computer/Info Tech Services Administration & Management, Other  Yes  

Education
Curriculum and Instruction    Yes
Education, General YesYes  
Educational Leadership and Administration, General    Yes
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration  Yes  
Music Teacher Education  Yes  
Teacher Education/Profess Development, Subject Areas, Other  Yes  
Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor  Yes  

Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering YesYes Yes
Biomedical/Medical Engineering YesYes Yes
Chemical Engineering YesYes Yes
Civil Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Civil Engineering, Other YesYes  
Computer Engineering, General  Yes Yes
Computer Engineering, Other Yes   
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering YesYes Yes
Engineering, Other  Yes  
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering YesYes Yes
Geotechnical Engineering  Yes  
Industrial Engineering YesYes Yes
Manufacturing Engineering  Yes  
Materials Engineering  Yes  
Materials Science  Yes Yes
Mechanical Engineering YesYes Yes
Operations Research  Yes  
Petroleum Engineering  Yes Yes
Structural Engineering YesYes  
Systems Engineering  Yes  
Transportation and Highway Engineering  Yes  

English language and literature/letters
American Literature (United States) Yes   
Creative Writing YesYes  
English Language and Literature, General YesYes Yes
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other    Yes

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General YesYes Yes
Comparative Literature YesYes Yes
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General YesYes Yes
French Language and Literature YesYes Yes
German Language and Literature YesYes  
Italian Language and Literature Yes   
Linguistic/Comparative/Related Language Studies & Services, Other Yes  Yes
Linguistics YesYes Yes
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General  Yes  
Spanish Language and Literature Yes   

Major Category/Major

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other  Yes Yes
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist Yes   
Dentistry (DDS, DMD)   Yes 
Health/Health Care Administration/Management  Yes  
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management  Yes  
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling  Yes  
Medical Scientist (MS, PhD)  Yes  
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD)  Yes Yes
Medicine (MD)   Yes 
Nurse Anesthetist  Yes  
Occupational Therapy/Therapist YesYes Yes
Pharmacy (PharmD [USA], PharmD or BS/BPharm [Canada])   Yes 
Pharmacy Administration/Policy/Regulatory Affairs (MS, PhD)  Yes  
Physical Therapy/Therapist  Yes Yes
Physician Assistant  Yes  
Public Health Education and Promotion Yes  Yes
Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)  Yes  

History
History, General YesYes Yes

Legal professions and studies
Comparative Law (LLM, MCL, JSD/SJD)  Yes  
Law (LLB, JD)   Yes 
Programs for Foreign Lawyers (LLM, MCL)  Yes  

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies Yes   

Mathematics and statistics
Applied Mathematics  Yes Yes
Computational Mathematics Yes   
Mathematics and Statistics, Other YesYes  
Mathematics, General YesYes Yes
Statistics, General  Yes  

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Gerontology YesYes Yes
Historic Preservation and Conservation  Yes  
International/Global Studies  Yes  
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Yes  Yes
Neuroscience YesYes Yes

Natural resources and conservation
Environmental Science Yes   
Environmental Studies Yes   

Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Ethics Yes   
Philosophy YesYes Yes
Religion/Religious Studies Yes  Yes

Physical sciences
Astronomy Yes   
Chemistry, General YesYes Yes
Geology/Earth Science, General YesYes Yes
Physics, General YesYes Yes
Physics, Other Yes   

Psychology
Counseling Psychology  Yes Yes
Educational Psychology    Yes
Psychology, General YesYes Yes

Public administration and social service professions
Public Administration  Yes Yes
Public Policy Analysis YesYes Yes
Social Work  Yes Yes

Social sciences
Anthropology Yes  Yes
Anthropology, Other Yes   
Archeology Yes   
Economics, General YesYes Yes
Geography Yes  Yes
International Relations and Affairs YesYes Yes
Political Science and Government, General Yes  Yes
Social Sciences, General Yes   
Sociology YesYes Yes
Urban Studies/Affairs    Yes

Visual and performing arts
Acting Yes   
Art History, Criticism and Conservation YesYes Yes
Cinematography and Film/Video Production YesYes  
Conducting  Yes  
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General Yes   
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other Yes   
Film/Cinema Studies YesYes Yes
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other YesYes  
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other  Yes  
Fine/Studio Arts, General YesYes  
Jazz/Jazz Studies YesYes Yes
Music History, Literature, and Theory  Yes  
Music Management and Merchandising Yes   
Music Pedagogy YesYes Yes
Music Performance, General YesYes Yes
Music Theory and Composition YesYes Yes
Music, General Yes   
Musicology and Ethnomusicology    Yes
Piano and Organ YesYes Yes
Playwriting and Screenwriting YesYes  
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology Yes   
Violin, Viola, Guitar and Other Stringed Instruments YesYes Yes
Voice and Opera YesYes Yes

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Source: National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS database. Survey files used include Institutional Characteristics, Enrollments and Student Financial Aid; Survey years include 2007-2008, 2008-2009, and 2009-2010. The information on this page is believed to be accurate for the 2009 school year, though College Toolkit does not guarantee such accuracy.