Undergraduate Majors at University of Wisconsin Madison

The most popular major at University of Wisconsin Madison is Economics followed by Biology/Biological Sciences and History. A list of all 129 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at University of Wisconsin Madison

Agriculture

Graduates
Agricultural Business and Management 17
Agricultural Economics 13
Agricultural Communication/Journalism 42
Animal Sciences 31
Dairy Science 20
Food Science 21
Agronomy and Crop Science 12
Horticultural Science 15
Soil Science and Agronomy 10

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer and Information Sciences 119

Education

Graduates
Special Education and Teaching 21
Elementary Education and Teaching 88
Art Teacher Education 8
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 9
Music Teacher Education 14
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 4
Social Studies Teacher Education 6
Earth Science Teacher Education 1

Engineering

Graduates
Agricultural Engineering 20
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 54
Chemical Engineering 71
Civil Engineering 126
Computer Engineering 44
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 65
Engineering Mechanics 34
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 5
Materials Engineering 13
Mechanical Engineering 185
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering 5
Nuclear Engineering 20
Industrial Engineering 54
Geological/Geophysical Engineering 6

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Linguistics 19
Comparative Literature 4
African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4
Chinese Language and Literature 30
Japanese Language and Literature 23
Russian Language and Literature 12
Polish Language and Literature 2
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 28
French Language and Literature 83
Italian Language and Literature 12
Portuguese Language and Literature 9
Spanish Language and Literature 240
Hebrew Language and Literature 16
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 31
Latin Language and Literature 1

Work and Family Studies

Graduates
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Communication 1
Consumer Economics 79
Human Development and Family Studies 88
Family and Community Services 17
Apparel and Textiles 15
Legal Professions 109

Legal Professions

Graduates

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 269

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 431
Biochemistry 151
Molecular Biology 37
Botany/Plant Biology 10
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology 1
Microbiology 57
Microbiology and Immunology 65
Zoology/Animal Biology 145
Entomology 7
Genetics 58
Pharmacology and Toxicology 12
Conservation Biology 62

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 108
Applied Mathematics 6
Statistics 11

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Forest Sciences and Biology 6
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 29

General Studies

Graduates
Nutrition Sciences 66
International/Global Studies 235
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 4

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 1
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 64

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 70
Religion/Religious Studies 26
Jewish/Judaic Studies 1

Architecture

Graduates
Landscape Architecture 21

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Astrophysics 9
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology 13
Chemistry 72
Geology/Earth Science 20
Physics 32

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 366

Human Services

Graduates
Social Work 98

Social Sciences

Graduates
Anthropology 85
Economics 464
Geography 71
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 11
Political Science and Government 444
Sociology 207
Rural Sociology 9

Ethnic Studies

Graduates
Asian Studies/Civilization 42
Scandinavian Studies 10
South Asian Studies 23
Latin American and Caribbean Studies 30
African-American/Black Studies 15
Women's Studies 44

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Dance 11
Interior Design 29
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 22
Art/Art Studies 58
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 54
Music 31
Music Performance 27

Health Professions

Graduates
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 87
Physician Assistant 30
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 21
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 1
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor 41
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 176

Business

Graduates
Business Administration and Management 92
Operations Management and Supervision 9
Accounting 143
Finance 196
Financial Planning and Services 28
International Business/Trade/Commerce 36
Management Information Systems 7
Actuarial Science 46
Marketing/Marketing Management 133
Real Estate 55
Insurance 80
Retailing and Retail Operations 50

History

Graduates
History 369
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology 14

Communication

Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 317
Journalism 211

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240444 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Madison.