Undergraduate Majors at Yale University

The most popular major at Yale University is Political Science and Government followed by History and Psychology. A list of all 64 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Yale University

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer and Information Sciences 9
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 5

Engineering

Graduates
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 13
Chemical Engineering 1
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 6
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 4
Engineering Science 26
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 7
Mechanical Engineering 7

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Linguistics 6
Chinese Language and Literature 4
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
French Language and Literature 6
Italian Language and Literature 3
Spanish Language and Literature 9
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 6
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 2
Latin Language and Literature 9

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 78
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 17

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 25

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 80
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 30

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 39
Applied Mathematics 9
Statistics 1

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Environmental Studies 21

General Studies

Graduates
International/Global Studies 50
Cognitive Science 14
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 60

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 23
Religion/Religious Studies 17
Jewish/Judaic Studies 1

Architecture

Graduates
Architecture 27

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Astronomy 4
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other 5
Chemistry 20
Geology/Earth Science 4
Physics 15

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 86

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 20
Archeology 5
Economics 162
Political Science and Government 195
Sociology 17

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
African Studies 8
American/United States Studies/Civilization 34
East Asian Studies 9
Latin American Studies 5
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 7
Russian Studies 1
South Asian Studies 2
German Studies 1
Area Studies, Other 10
African-American/Black Studies 10
Women's Studies 7
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 3

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 18
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 9
Art/Art Studies 20
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 22
Music 18

History

Graduates
History 133

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=130794 IPEDS survey data for Yale University.

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