Undergraduate Majors at Iowa State University

The most popular major at Iowa State University is Mechanical Engineering followed by Finance and Kinesiology and Exercise Science. A list of all 93 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Iowa State University

Agriculture

Graduates
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations 67
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management 80
Agricultural Mechanization 27
International Agriculture 11
Animal Sciences 144
Dairy Science 12
Food Science 30
Agronomy and Crop Science 54
Horticultural Science 40
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management 1

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer Science 24

Education

Graduates
Elementary Education and Teaching 116
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 30
Agricultural Teacher Education 26
Music Teacher Education 18

Engineering

Graduates
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 74
Agricultural Engineering 25
Chemical Engineering 94
Civil Engineering 113
Computer Engineering 63
Computer Software Engineering 13
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 76
Materials Engineering 27
Mechanical Engineering 224
Construction Engineering 85
Industrial Engineering 61

Engineering Technology

Graduates
Engineering/Industrial Management 59

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Linguistics 10
German Language and Literature 6
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4
French Language and Literature 14
Spanish Language and Literature 37

Work and Family Studies

Graduates
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 19
Family Resource Management Studies 13
Family and Community Services 94

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 69
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 5

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 93

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 113
Biochemistry 25
Microbiology 20
Entomology 5
Genetics 27
Bioinformatics 2
Ecology 43

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 35
Statistics 11

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Environmental Studies 37
Environmental Science 34
Forest Sciences and Biology 18

General Studies

Graduates
Nutrition Sciences 11
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 90

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 180

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 12
Religion/Religious Studies 10

Architecture

Graduates
Architecture 63
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 30
Landscape Architecture 32

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Meteorology 21
Chemistry 30
Geology/Earth Science 12
Physics 13

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 156

Human Services

Graduates
Public Administration 6

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 31
Economics 33
Political Science and Government 84
Sociology 73

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
Russian Studies 7
Area Studies, Other 20
Women's Studies 8

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Visual and Performing Arts 17
Design and Visual Communications 68
Fashion/Apparel Design 126
Interior Design 38
Graphic Design 72
Music 10

Health Professions

Graduates
Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator 5
Dietetics/Dietitian 48

Business

Graduates
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 72
Operations Management and Supervision 24
Accounting 176
Business/Managerial Economics 7
Finance 189
Hospitality Administration/Management 56
International Business/Trade/Commerce 24
Management Information Systems 100
Management Science 139
Marketing/Marketing Management 193

History

Graduates
History 75

Communication

Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 94
Journalism 98
Advertising 56

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153603 IPEDS survey data for Iowa State University.