Academic Profile of Majors, Fall 1998

Part a. Interdisciplinary Programs
Area Program Majors Percent who start as: Freshmen Qualifications Transfer
Information
Fresh-
men
Trans-
fers
Other,
NA
Rank HS
GPA
ACT
Comp
ACT
Read
ACT
Engl
ACT
Math
Coll.
GPA
Cre-
dits
Humanities Communication & Arts 104 55% 38% 8% 73% 3.17 23.3 23.7 23.1 22.7 2.87 38
Humanistic Studies 91 57% 25% 18% 71% 3.08 22.8 23.2 22.9 22.8 2.76 38
Sub-total 195 56% 32% 12% 72% 3.13 23.1 23.5 23.0 22.3 2.83 38
Natural
Sciences
Environmental Sciences 161 73% 20% 7% 74% 3.23 23.2 23.2 22.1 22.9 2.92 39
Human Biology 226 64% 29% 7% 80% 3.40 23.7 23.4 23.1 23.7 2.98 39
Info. & Comp. Sciences 26 38% 46% 15% 73% 3.20 22.5 21.3 21.9 23.1 2.70 23
Nutritional Sciences 44 41% 45% 14% 77% 3.32 22.5 22.8 22.4 21.6 2.85 32
Sub-total 457 63% 29% 8% 77% 3.32 23.4 23.2 22.6 23.2 2.92 37
Social
Sciences
Env. Policy & Planning 47 55% 32% 13% 72% 3.10 22.9 24.0 22.4 21.4 2.99 29
Human Development 167 57% 33% 10% 77% 3.25 22.2 22.6 21.9 21.6 2.82 41
Public Administration 62 58% 27% 15% 74% 3.17 22.3 22.2 22.0 22.0 2.73 35
Social Change & Devel. 67 60% 27% 13% 75% 3.34 23.7 24.3 23.7 22.5 3.02 30
Urban & Regional Studies 43 40% 53% 7% 72% 3.25 22.4 22.9 21.8 21.2 2.57 45
Sub-total 386 55% 33% 11% 75% 3.24 22.6 23.0 22.3 21.8 2.81 38
Professional
Studies
Business Administration 429 50% 34% 16% 77% 3.28 22.8 22.8 22.3 22.6 2.87 39
Education 149 40% 40% 21% 85% 3.53 23.2 23.7 23.5 22.1 3.10 50
Nursing 107 14% 58% 28% 67% na 21.4 23.3 24.4 19.0 3.44 42
Social Work 60 38% 48% 13% 71% 3.07 21.8 22.9 22.3 20.2 3.12 46
Sub-total 745 42% 40% 18% 78% 3.32 22.8 23.0 22.5 22.2 3.06 42
Other General Studies 254 na na na 67% . . . . . . .
Personal Major 6 67% 0% 33% 65% 2.93 21.0 19.8 19.3 19.3 . .
Interdisciplinary Sub-total 2043 46% 31% 23% 76% 3.27 23.0 23.1 22.5 22.4 2.95 40

Part b. Disciplinary Programs and Totals
Area Program Majors Percent who start as: Freshmen Qualifications Transfer
Information
Fresh-
men
Trans-
fers
Other,
NA
Rank HS
GPA
ACT
Comp
ACT
Read
ACT
Engl
ACT
Math
Coll.
GPA
Cre-
dits
Humanities Art 117 50% 32% 18% 72% 3.20 22.2 22.1 21.8 21.2 2.90 30
Communication Processes 152 51% 38% 11% 76% 3.29 23.3 23.8 24.1 22.1 2.74 36
English 132 51% 36% 13% 77% 3.21 23.7 25.3 24.1 21.4 2.96 44
French 19 68% 26% 5% 75% 3.32 23.0 24.4 23.3 21.7 3.42 47
German 34 65% 18% 18% 81% 3.35 23.8 24.8 22.8 23.0 2.80 40
History 94 61% 24% 15% 75% 3.22 23.4 25.0 22.5 21.7 2.95 37
Music 120 67% 18% 15% 73% 3.23 23.1 23.3 22.8 22.4 2.81 35
Philosophy 22 59% 32% 9% 63% 2.98 23.6 24.0 22.3 22.8 2.89 33
Spanish 59 58% 36% 7% 77% 3.39 22.9 23.3 22.4 23.2 2.94 49
Theatre 55 71% 24% 5% 72% 3.23 23.1 24.0 22.2 21.7 2.91 42
Sub-total 804 57% 30% 13% 74% 3.24 23.2 23.9 23.0 22.0 2.88 38
Natural
Sciences
Biology 178 65% 24% 11% 80% 3.41 23.8 24.0 22.8 23.3 3.03 46
Chemistry 46 54% 26% 20% 85% 3.56 26.0 26.4 24.2 26.3 3.05 55
Computer Science 138 67% 27% 7% 72% 3.17 23.6 23.6 21.6 24.0 2.92 28
Earth Science 14 71% 14% 14% 77% 3.31 22.9 24.1 22.6 21.4 2.59 71
Mathematics 61 59% 30% 11% 83% 3.52 24.5 23.2 22.3 26.9 2.74 43
Physics 2 50% 0% 50% . . . . . . .  
Sub-total 439 64% 26% 11% 78% 3.36 24.0 24.0 22.5 24.2 2.94 41
Social
Sciences
Economics 31 45% 39% 16% 65% 3.01 22.7 22.2 21.7 22.7 2.55 29
Geography 9 67% 22% 11% 69% 3.07 22.3 22.3 22.2 21.0 3.43 64
Political Science 66 59% 30% 11% 73% 3.19 23.7 25.5 22.1 22.5 2.84 33
Psychology 155 59% 32% 9% 77% 3.30 22.7 23.7 22.1 21.6 2.93 43
Sub-total 261 58% 32% 10% 75% 3.24 22.9 24.0 22.1 21.9 2.87 39
Professional
Studies
Accounting 127 48% 35% 17% 84% 3.54 24.3 23.7 23.5 25.4 3.07 42
Disciplinary Sub-total 1631 58% 29% 12% 76% 3.29 23.4 23.9 22.7 22.8 2.91 40
Total Bachelor's MAJORS 3414 50% 31% 19% 76% 3.28 23.1 23.4 22.6 22.6 2.93 40