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Table 2

Four Year Graduation Rate by Major:
Students Who Did Not Change Majors

COLLEGE
MAJOR

UNCHANGED MAJORS


GRADUATES

GRADUATION RATE

ARTS & LETTERS      
ANTHROPOLOGY

3

1

33%

ART

49

32

65%

ART HISTORY

3

3

100%

DANCE

2

2

100%

ENGLISH

68

53

78%

HISTORY

31

22

71%

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

12

11

92%

MASS COMMUNICATION

56

50

89%

MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES

8

7

88%

MUSIC

44

15

34%

PHILOSOPHY & RELIGION

3

1

33%

POLITICAL SCIENCE

52

37

71%

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

4

3

75%

INTERDISCIPLINARY SOCIAL SCIENCE

14

13

93%

SOCIOLOGY

22

21

95%

SPEECH COMMUNICATION

27

22

81%

THEATRE

7

2

29%

COLLEGE TOTAL

405

295

73%

BUSINESS      
ACCOUNTING

33

28

85%

BUSINESS ECONOMICS

3

2

67%

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

29

26

90%

ECONOMICS

10

10

100%

FASHION MERCHANDISING

2

1

50%

FINANCE

42

27

64%

HOSPITALITY & TOURISM MANAGEMENT

12

9

75%

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

33

20

61%

MANAGEMENT

16

9

56%

MARKETING

36

30

83%

OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

0

0

0%

COLLEGE TOTAL

216

162

75%

INTEGRATED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY      
COMMUNICATION SCIENCES & DISORDERS

23

22

96%

COMPUTER SCIENCE

11

10

91%

DIETETICS

8

6

75%

GEOGRAPHY

8

6

75%

HEALTH SCIENCES

42

30

71%

NURSING

33

24

73%

SOCIAL WORK

11

8

73%

COLLEGE TOTAL

136

106

78%

EDUCATION & PSYCHOLOGY      
KINESIOLOGY

14

9

64%

MARKETING EDUCATION

0

0

0%

OFFICE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT

1

0

0%

PSYCHOLOGY

114

95

83%

COLLEGE TOTAL

129

104

81%

SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS      
BIOLOGY

76

54

71%

CHEMISTRY

17

13

76%

GEOLOGY

3

0

0%

MATHEMATICS

9

6

67%

MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY

1

0

0%

PHYSICS

2

2

100%

COLLEGE TOTAL

108

75

69%

UNIVERSITY TOTAL UNCHANGED MAJORS

994

742

75%

UNIVERSITY TOTAL CHANGED MAJORS
AND DOUBLE MAJORS


826


561


68%

UNDECLARED IN FALL 95 AND DID NOT GRADUATE

20

   

 

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