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Undergraduate Majors at Vanderbilt University

The most popular undergraduate major at Vanderbilt University is Economics followed by Social Sciences and Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. A list of all 69 available majors and annual graduates is presented below. Also of interest, median earnings for Vanderbilt University graduates by major.

List of undergrad majors offered at Vanderbilt University
Computer and Information Sciences
Graduates
Computer Science 23
Education
Graduates
Education 6
Special Education and Teaching 13
Elementary Education and Teaching 20
Secondary Education and Teaching 21
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 8
Music Teacher Education 6
Education, Other 1
Engineering
Graduates
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 71
Chemical Engineering 44
Civil Engineering 47
Computer Engineering 10
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 20
Engineering Science 44
Mechanical Engineering 67
Foreign Languages
Graduates
Russian Language and Literature 1
German Language and Literature 4
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
French Language and Literature 24
Spanish Language and Literature 99
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 12
Work and Family Studies
Graduates
Child Development 33
English and Literature
Graduates
English Language and Literature 107
Biology
Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 16
Molecular Biology 42
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 5
Neuroscience 62
Mathematics
Graduates
Mathematics 73
General Studies
Graduates
Science, Technology and Society 5
Ancient Studies/Civilization 1
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 2
Cognitive Science 15
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 174
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Graduates
Philosophy 50
Religion/Religious Studies 8
Jewish/Judaic Studies 4
Physical Sciences
Graduates
Chemistry 32
Geology/Earth Science 6
Physics 12
Psychology
Graduates
Psychology 94
Developmental and Child Psychology 43
Human Services
Graduates
Public Policy Analysis 23
Social Sciences
Graduates
Social Sciences 203
Anthropology 20
Economics 209
Political Science and Government 145
Sociology 36
Ethnic Studies
Graduates
American/United States Studies/Civilization 6
Asian Studies/Civilization 3
East Asian Studies 5
European Studies/Civilization 17
Latin American Studies 8
African-American/Black Studies 1
Women's Studies 12
Visual and Performing Arts
Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 10
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 20
Fine/Studio Arts 16
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 37
Music Theory and Composition 6
Keyboard Instruments 1
Voice and Opera 2
Stringed Instruments 6
Brass Instruments 1
Woodwind Instruments 3
Percussion Instruments 1
Music, Other 31
History
Graduates
History 87
History, Other 20
Communication
Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 41

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=221999 IPEDS survey data for Vanderbilt University.