Undergraduate Majors at Bowdoin College

The most popular major at Bowdoin College is Political Science and Government followed by Biology/Biological Sciences and Environmental Studies. A list of all 37 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Bowdoin College

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer Science 5

Foreign Languages

Graduates
German Language and Literature 16
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5
French Language and Literature 15
Spanish Language and Literature 15
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 31

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 57
Biochemistry 17
Neuroscience 24

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 27

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Environmental Studies 43

General Studies

Graduates
Mathematics and Computer Science 1
Ancient Studies/Civilization 2
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 3

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 10
Religion/Religious Studies 6

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Chemistry 6
Geology/Earth Science 3
Physics 12

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 23

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 16
Economics 58
Political Science and Government 73
Sociology 19

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
African Studies 7
Asian Studies/Civilization 9
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies 2
Latin American Studies 2
Women's Studies 4

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism 3
Fine/Studio Arts 15
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 16
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 1
Music 5

History

Graduates
History 36

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=161004 IPEDS survey data for Bowdoin College.