Studies and Majors

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

Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration and Management, General

Business Administration and Management, General is one of the most popular college majors among guys with 74,659 degrees awarded.

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General

With 26,299 degrees awarded to guys, Biology/Biological Sciences, General is a very common major.

A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

Psychology, General
Psychology, General

With 25,792 degrees awarded to guys, Psychology, General is a very common major.

A general program that focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. Includes instruction in the principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods.

Accounting
Accounting

Accounting is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 25,374 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

Political Science and Government, General
Political Science and Government, General

Political Science and Government, General is one of the most popular college majors among guys with 24,248 degrees awarded.

A general program that focuses on the systematic study of political institutions and behavior. Includes instruction in political philosophy, political theory, comparative government and politics, political parties and interest groups, public opinion, political research methods, studies of the government and politics of specific countries, and studies of specific political institutions and processes.

Finance, General
Finance, General

Finance, General had 24,042 guys getting a degree in this recently.

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, manage, and analyze the financial and monetary aspects and performance of business enterprises, banking institutions, or other organizations. Includes instruction in principles of accounting, financial instruments, capital planning, funds acquisition, asset and debt management, budgeting, financial analysis, and investments and portfolio management.

History, General
History, General

History, General is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 22,368 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A program that focuses on the general study and interpretation of the past, including the gathering, recording, synthesizing and criticizing of evidence and theories about past events. Includes instruction in historiography; historical research methods; studies of specific periods, issues and cultures; and applications to areas such as historic preservation, public policy, and records administration.

Economics, General
Economics, General

With 21,399 degrees awarded to guys, Economics, General is a very common major.

A general program that focuses on the systematic study of the production, conservation and allocation of resources in conditions of scarcity, together with the organizational frameworks related to these processes. Includes instruction in economic theory, micro- and macroeconomics, comparative economic systems, money and banking systems, international economics, quantitative analytical methods, and applications to specific industries and public policy issues.

Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

With 18,417 degrees awarded to guys, Mechanical 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 physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems used for specific uses, including machine tools, jigs and other manufacturing equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; self-propelled vehicles; housings and containers; hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement; and the integration of computers and remote control with operating systems.

Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Marketing/Marketing Management, General is popular among guys. How popular? Well, 16,177 degrees were earned by guys in this subject.

A program that generally prepares individuals to undertake and manage the process of developing consumer audiences and moving products from producers to consumers. Includes instruction in buyer behavior and dynamics, principle of marketing research, demand analysis, cost-volume and profit relationships, pricing theory, marketing campaign and strategic planning, market segments, advertising methods, sales operations and management, consumer relations, retailing, and applications to specific products and markets.

   
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