Academic Profile of Majors, Fall 1999

Area

Program

 

All

Percent starting as:

Freshmen Qualifications:

Transfers:

Fresh- men

Trans- fers

Other/NA

Rank %

GPA

ACT Comp

ACT Read

ACT Engl

ACT Math

Coll. GPA

Credits

Humanities

Communication & the Arts

96

55%

33%

11%

76%

3.28

23.1

23.4

23.0

22.2

2.72

34

Communication Processes

166

49%

39%

13%

77%

3.32

23.4

24.1

23.8

22.1

2.85

38

Humanistic Studies

79

51%

29%

20%

71%

3.03

22.3

22.6

22.7

21.1

2.69

33

Sub-total

341

51%

35%

14%

75%

3.24

23.0

23.5

23.3

21.9

2.79

36

Natural Sciences

Environmental Science

150

67%

27%

6%

74%

3.27

23.0

23.2

22.1

22.8

3.04

32

Human Biology

260

63%

28%

8%

78%

3.37

23.5

23.4

22.6

23.4

2.99

30

Information Science

22

50%

41%

9%

72%

3.17

23.4

22.4

21.8

24.9

2.62

27

Nutritional Science

9

22%

44%

33%

66%

3.05

22.0

21.0

22.5

20.5

3.00

3

Sub-total

441

63%

29%

8%

76%

3.33

23.3

23.3

22.4

23.2

2.98

30

Social Sciences

Environ. Policy & Planning

38

61%

34%

5%

75%

3.17

22.9

22.8

22.7

22.0

2.95

26

Human Development

148

57%

28%

15%

76%

3.29

21.7

22.2

21.3

21.0

2.82

36

Public Administration

54

65%

22%

13%

77%

3.21

22.0

21.8

22.0

21.5

2.63

24

Social Change & Devel.

59

59%

24%

17%

73%

3.23

23.0

23.7

22.4

22.0

3.22

33

Urban & Regional Studies

35

54%

37%

9%

65%

2.97

22.1

21.8

21.4

21.4

2.71

26

Sub-total

334

59%

28%

13%

74%

3.22

22.1

22.4

21.8

21.4

2.85

31

Professional Studies

Business

420

51%

38%

11%

77%

3.31

23.0

22.8

22.2

23.2

2.91

35

Education

162

53%

33%

14%

82%

3.50

23.5

23.6

23.8

22.7

3.14

49

Nursing

123

9%

63%

28%

81%

3.38

21.3

22.5

22.0

21.3

3.46

28

Social Work

54

52%

37%

11%

78%

3.47

22.6

23.1

22.4

22.0

3.03

32

Sub-total

759

45%

41%

15%

79%

3.37

23.1

23.1

22.6

22.9

3.09

36

Other

Individual Major

233

2%

10%

88%

66%

3.30

24.5

26.0

22.0

23.5

3.21

23

Interdisciplinary Studies

4

75%

0%

25%

79%

3.27

25.3

29.3

26.0

18.7

na

na

All Interdisciplinary

2112

47%

32%

21%

77%

3.30

23.0

23.1

22.5

22.5

2.99

34

 

Part 2. Disciplinary Programs and Undergraduate Totals

Area

Program

 

All

Percent starting as:

Freshmen Qualifications:

Transfers:

Fresh- men

Trans- fers

Other/NA

Rank %

GPA

ACT Comp

ACT Read

ACT Engl

ACT Math

Coll. GPA

Credits

Humanities

Art

120

55%

33%

13%

73%

3.28

22.2

22.1

22.0

21.1

2.90

34

English

129

53%

35%

12%

77%

3.24

24.2

26.3

24.5

21.8

3.01

47

French

15

60%

27%

13%

73%

3.26

23.2

23.4

24.2

22.3

3.33

57

German

19

63%

16%

21%

86%

3.64

24.4

24.3

24.7

23.1

2.99

39

History

99

51%

36%

13%

73%

3.18

23.6

25.0

22.9

22.3

3.01

44

Music

87

74%

21%

6%

73%

3.25

23.5

23.6

23.5

23.1

2.99

44

Philosophy

19

58%

26%

16%

66%

2.98

24.1

26.1

22.6

22.7

2.61

16

Spanish

56

63%

32%

5%

79%

3.36

24.5

24.7

24.6

24.4

2.83

38

Theatre

51

73%

27%

0%

70%

3.14

23.2

23.7

22.3

22.6

2.80

52

Sub-total

595

59%

31%

10%

74%

3.24

23.5

24.3

23.3

22.4

2.95

42

Natural Sciences

Biology

169

62%

30%

8%

80%

3.37

24.1

24.0

23.3

23.9

2.95

47

Chemistry

43

53%

42%

5%

83%

3.56

25.0

24.8

23.2

25.2

3.00

40

Computer Science

157

62%

32%

5%

72%

3.22

23.3

23.1

21.4

24.4

2.95

35

Earth Science

21

48%

38%

14%

76%

3.30

22.4

22.8

21.4

21.8

2.84

52

Mathematics

54

63%

30%

7%

82%

3.53

24.9

23.7

22.5

27.6

2.76

45

Physics

1

0%

100%

0%

na

na

na

na

na

na

4.00

13

Sub-total

445

61%

32%

7%

77%

3.35

23.9

23.6

22.5

24.6

2.93

42

Social Sciences

Economics

31

58%

32%

10%

59%

2.74

20.5

19.4

19.5

21.2

2.46

21

Geography

8

75%

13%

13%

73%

3.34

23.5

25.3

23.3

21.3

3.55

120

Political Science

61

66%

25%

10%

70%

3.09

22.5

23.4

21.6

21.5

3.07

29

Psychology

144

49%

40%

11%

79%

3.37

22.8

23.3

22.4

22.3

3.01

39

Sub-total

244

55%

34%

11%

74%

3.21

22.5

23.0

21.9

21.9

2.96

36

Professional

Accounting

129

55%

33%

12%

81%

3.51

23.7

23.1

23.2

24.4

3.10

38

All Disciplinary

1413

59%

32%

9%

76%

3.30

23.5

23.8

22.8

23.2

2.96

41

Total Bachelor's Majors

3525

52%

32%

16%

76%

3.30

23.2

23.4

22.7

22.8

2.98

36