Department Data

Number of majors and minors by class and type:
Class Honors Regular Minors Total*
'09 6 11 22 37
'08 5 22 15 36
'07 7 22 26 47
'06 4 24 16 40
'05 2 18 15 32
'04 4 9 23 36
'03 6 10 9 25
'02 4 7 10 19
'01 1 6 4 10
'00 3 4 3 10

* Honors minors can also be course majors, so a number in this column can be less than the sum of its row.


Majors by gender:
Class Percent Men Percent Women
'09 76.5% 23.5%
'08 59.3% 40.7%
'07 78.8% 21.2%
'06 57.7% 42.3%
'05 45% 55%
'04 70.6% 29.4%
'03 60% 40%
'02 44.5% 55.5%
'01 88.9% 11.1%
'00 62.5% 37.5%

Class size data over the last several years:
Year No. of Students No. of Classes Avg. Size*
06/07 983 52 18.9
05/06 906 52 17.4
04/05 927 52.5 18.0
03/04 902 47.5 19.0
02/03 802 48.5 16.5
01/02 716 41.5 17.3
00/01 743 47 15.8
99/00 791.5 48 16.5
98/99 837.5 47.5 17.6
97/98 823 47.5 17.3
96/97 886 52.5 16.9
95/96 768.5 42 18.3

* Stat courses tend to be bigger than the average, and Math courses tend to be smaller than the average.