Studies and Majors

The most popular Bachelor's degrees among guys
These college majors are the most common among men

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 14,724 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A program that focuses on the criminal justice system, its organizational components and processes, and its legal and public policy contexts. Includes instruction in criminal law and policy, police and correctional systems organization, the administration of justice and the judiciary, and public attitudes regarding criminal justice issues.

Business/Commerce, General
Business/Commerce, General

Business/Commerce, General is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 14,446 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A program that focuses on the general study of business, including the processes of interchanging goods and services (buying, selling and producing), business organization, and accounting as used in profit-making and nonprofit public and private institutions and agencies. The programs may prepare individuals to apply business principles and techniques in various occupational settings.

English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature, General

With 14,194 degrees awarded to guys, English Language and Literature, General is a very common major.

A general program that focuses on the English language, including its history, structure and related communications skills; and the literature and culture of English-speaking peoples.

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse had 11,296 guys getting a degree in this recently.

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Speech Communication and Rhetoric is one of the most popular college majors among guys with 11,269 degrees awarded.

A program that focuses on the scientific, humanistic, and critical study of human communication in a variety of formats, media, and contexts. Includes instruction in the theory and practice of interpersonal, group, organizational, professional, and intercultural communication; speaking and listening; verbal and nonverbal interaction; rhetorical theory and criticism; performance studies; argumentation and persuasion; technologically mediated communication; popular culture; and various contextual applications.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering

With 10,984 degrees awarded to guys, Electrical and Electronics Engineering is a very common major.

A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of electrical and electronic systems and their components, including electrical power generation systems; and the analysis of problems such as superconductor, wave propagation, energy storage and retrieval, and reception and amplification.

Mathematics, General
Mathematics, General

Mathematics, General is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 10,419 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A general program that focuses on the analysis of quantities, magnitudes, forms, and their relationships, using symbolic logic and language. Includes instruction in algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

Sociology
Sociology

Sociology is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 10,351 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A program that focuses on the systematic study of human social institutions and social relationships. Includes instruction in social theory, sociological research methods, social organization and structure, social stratification and hierarchies, dynamics of social change, family structures, social deviance and control, and applications to the study of specific social groups, social institutions, and social problems.

Civil Engineering, General
Civil Engineering, General

Civil Engineering, General is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 10,113 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A program that generally prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of structural, load-bearing, material moving, transportation, water resource, and material control systems; and environmental safety measures.

Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Computer and Information Sciences, General is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 9,448 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A general program that focuses on computing, computer science, and information science and systems. Such programs are undifferentiated as to title and content and are not to be confused with specific programs in computer science, information science, or related support services.

   
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