Undergraduate Majors at Whitman College

The most popular major at Whitman College is Psychology followed by Biology/Biological Sciences and English Language and Literature. A list of all 45 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Whitman College

Engineering

Graduates
Engineering 7

Foreign Languages

Graduates
German Language and Literature 1
French Language and Literature 5
Spanish Language and Literature 12
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 27

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 9

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 32
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 24
Environmental Biology 2
Neurobiology and Neurosciences, Other 1

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 4
Mathematics, Other 2
Applied Mathematics 3

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 13
Philosophy, Other 1
Religion/Religious Studies 5

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Astronomy 2
Astrophysics 2
Chemistry 12
Chemistry, Other 1
Geology/Earth Science 15
Geophysics and Seismology 1
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 5
Physics 1

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 34

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 7
Economics 33
Economics, Other 5
Political Science and Government 26
Political Science and Government, Other 8
Sociology 18
Social Sciences, Other 4

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
Asian Studies/Civilization 4
Latin American Studies 1
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 8

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 9
Fine/Studio Arts 16
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 9
Music 3
Music History, Literature, and Theory 3
Music Performance 2
Music Theory and Composition 4

History

Graduates
History 20

Communication

Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 6

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=237057 IPEDS survey data for Whitman College.