Undergraduate Majors at Wellesley College

The most popular major at Wellesley College is Economics followed by English Language and Literature and Psychology. A list of all 50 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Wellesley College

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer and Information Sciences 13

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Comparative Literature 4
Chinese Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 7
Russian Language and Literature 2
German Language and Literature 2
French Language and Literature 25
Spanish Language and Literature 26

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 54

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 31
Biochemistry 10
Neuroscience 31

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 17

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Environmental Studies 15
Environmental Science 1

General Studies

Graduates
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 21
Medieval and Renaissance Studies 6
Ancient Studies/Civilization 8
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 6
Religion/Religious Studies 7

Architecture

Graduates
Architecture 13

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Astrophysics 3
Chemistry 15
Geology/Earth Science 9
Physics 7

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 54
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics 8

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 10
Economics 93
International Relations and Affairs 19
Political Science and Government 79
Sociology 15

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
American/United States Studies/Civilization 14
East Asian Studies 9
Latin American Studies 7
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 8
Russian Studies 4
South Asian Studies 2
French Studies 4
Italian Studies 2
African-American/Black Studies 2
Women's Studies 20

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 1
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 13
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 9
Fine/Studio Arts 6
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 22
Music 6

History

Graduates
History 20

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=168218 IPEDS survey data for Wellesley College.