Undergraduate Majors at Colby College

The most popular major at Colby College is Economics followed by Biology/Biological Sciences and Political Science and Government. A list of all 42 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Colby College

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer Science 1

Foreign Languages

Graduates
German Language and Literature 4
French Language and Literature 15
Spanish Language and Literature 4
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 7

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 37
Creative Writing 11

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 47
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology 8
Neuroscience 8

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 19
Mathematics and Statistics 5

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Environmental Studies 15
Environmental Science 13

General Studies

Graduates
Science, Technology and Society 11
International/Global Studies 50
Ancient Studies/Civilization 4
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 14

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 11
Religion/Religious Studies 5

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Chemistry 20
Geology/Earth Science 7
Physics 13

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 34

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 20
Economics 68
Political Science and Government 40
Sociology 11

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
American/United States Studies/Civilization 12
East Asian Studies 9
Latin American Studies 4
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 1
Russian Studies 3
Women's Studies 7

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 2
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 1
Art/Art Studies 9
Fine/Studio Arts 1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 6
Music History, Literature, and Theory 5

Business

Graduates
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 1

History

Graduates
History 37

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=161086 IPEDS survey data for Colby College.