Undergraduate Majors at New York University

The most popular major at New York University is Finance followed by Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and Economics. A list of all 91 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at New York University

Communications Technology

Graduates
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 10

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer and Information Sciences 45
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 2

Education

Graduates
Elementary Education and Teaching 45
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 16
Foreign Language Teacher Education 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 6
Music Teacher Education 13
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 2
Social Studies Teacher Education 13
Chemistry Teacher Education 1
Spanish Language Teacher Education 6
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 1

Engineering

Graduates
Operations Research 32

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Foreign Languages and Literatures 17
Linguistics 11
Comparative Literature 14
Russian Language and Literature 6
German Language and Literature 1
French Language and Literature 30
Italian Language and Literature 14
Spanish Language and Literature 29
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 6

Work and Family Studies

Graduates
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies 35

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 15
English Literature (British and Commonwealth) 154

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 432
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 42
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities, Other 210

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 78
Biochemistry 48
Ecology 56
Neuroscience 45

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 58
Mathematics and Statistics, Other 11

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 7

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 56
Religion/Religious Studies 13

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Chemistry 41
Physics 18

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 230

Human Services

Graduates
Community Organization and Advocacy 67
Public Administration 1
Social Work 54
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other 7

Social Sciences

Graduates
Social Sciences 80
Anthropology 63
Archeology 12
Economics 413
International Relations and Affairs 35
Political Science and Government 251
Sociology 51
Urban Studies/Affairs 39
Social Sciences, Other 28

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
East Asian Studies 24
European Studies/Civilization 11
Latin American Studies 7
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 20
African-American/Black Studies 3
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 10

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Dance 33
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 449
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 393
Photography 40
Fine/Studio Arts 97
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 57
Music 10
Music Performance 85
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 78

Health Professions

Graduates
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 19
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 69
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist 16
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 221
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 143
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 1

Business

Graduates
Business/Commerce 5
Accounting 192
Business/Managerial Economics 56
Finance 707
Banking and Financial Support Services 11
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 35
Labor and Industrial Relations 38
Real Estate 9
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations 135
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 128

History

Graduates
History 168

Communication

Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 5
Communication and Media Studies, Other 290
Journalism 274
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 15

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=193900 IPEDS survey data for New York University.