OUS Fact Book 2000
Bachelor's Degrees by Discipline

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Bachelor's Degrees Awarded by Discipline, 1999-00 Compared to 1989-90
Bachelor's Degrees Awarded by Discipline
1999-00 Compared to 1989-90

      1999-00     1989-90
Discipline N  %  N  % 

Agriculture/Forestry/Environmental Studies 532 5.2% 203 2.1%
Architecture 91 0.9% 102 1.0%
Biological Sciences 430 4.2% 239 2.5%
Business 1,532 14.9% 1,710 17.6%
Communications/Journalism 350 3.4% 350 3.6%
Computer Science 240 2.3% 235 2.4%
Education 437 4.3% 1,271 13.1%
Engineering/Engineering Technologies 620 6.0% 769 7.9%
Health Sciences 616 6.0% 348 3.6%
Humanities/Fine Arts 1,713 16.7% 1,402 14.4%
Mathematics 66 0.6% 116 1.2%
Physical Sciences 152 1.5% 107 1.1%
Social Sciences 2,418 23.5% 1,653 17.0%
All Other1 1,072 10.4% 1,230 12.6%
    Total 10,269 100.0% 9,735 100.0%

NOTE: Includes Oregon Health Sciences University.
1 "Other" includes degrees awarded in area, ethnic and cultural studies; marketing operations, marketing and distribution; home economics; interdisciplinary/multidisciplinary studies; science technologies; parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies; protective services; and public administration and services.
Source:  OUS Institutional Research Services, 1989-90 and 1999-00 IPEDS Completions Survey.

Revised: March 2001
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