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UNC Chapel Hill Majors

Undergraduate Majors at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The most popular major at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is Biology/Biological Sciences followed by Mass Communication/Media Studies and Political Science and Government. A list of all 64 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Information Science/Studies 11
Computer Science 27

Education

Graduates
Elementary Education and Teaching 54
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 25
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 18

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Foreign Languages and Literatures 24
Linguistics 31
Comparative Literature 11
Slavic, Baltic, and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 6
German Language and Literature 3
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 179
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11

Work and Family Studies

Graduates
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies 17

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 211

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 12

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 456
Biostatistics 12

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 95
Applied Mathematics 27

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Environmental Studies 39
Environmental Science 44

General Studies

Graduates
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 84

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 1
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 228

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 67
Religion/Religious Studies 50

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Chemistry 132
Geology/Earth Science 13
Physics 28
Physical Sciences, Other 19

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 439

Human Services

Graduates
Public Policy Analysis 100

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 62
Archeology 6
Economics 342
Geography 42
Political Science and Government 368
Sociology 130

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
American/United States Studies/Civilization 27
Asian Studies/Civilization 54
European Studies/Civilization 6
Latin American Studies 24
Russian Studies 1
Area Studies, Other 237
African-American/Black Studies 39
Women's Studies 24

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 37
Fine/Studio Arts 49
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 24
Music 15
Music Performance 33

Health Professions

Graduates
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 31
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 36
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 14
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 19
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other 45
Environmental Health 12
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 222

Business

Graduates
Business Administration and Management 368
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration 74

History

Graduates
History 284

Communication

Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 257
Mass Communication/Media Studies 392
Radio and Television 3

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199120 IPEDS survey data for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.