Percentage Distribution of Anticipated Educational Fields
Reported by Entering Freshmen
The University Of Mississippi
Fall Semester 1987–Fall Semester 2000

 


 
Educational Fields 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Agriculture, Forestry, etc. 1% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1%
1%
1%
Architecture 3% 2% 1% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 3%
2%
2%
Sciences (Biological & Physical) 3% 3% 3% 2% 3% 3% 2% 4% 4% 4% 4% 4%
5%
5%
Business and Management 26% 29% 27% 24% 24% 21% 19% 19% 17% 17% 16% 17%
17%
16%
Communications 6% 6% 7% 6% 6% 6% 7% 5% 5% 5% 6% 4%
5%
5%
Computer and Information Science 2% 1% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 1% 2%
2%
2%
Education 3% 4% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 6% 5% 4%
5%
4%
Engineering 8% 6% 6% 6% 7% 8% 7% 8% 6% 9% 8% 8%
7%
7%
Fine and Applied Arts 3% 3% 3% 3% 3% 3% 4% 4% 4% 4% 3% 4%
5%
5%
Foreign Languages 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0%
0%
Health Professions 19% 19% 18% 20% 21% 21% 26% 23% 27% 26% 26% 26%
23%
24%
Home Economics 1% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0% 1%
0%
1%
Letters (Humanities) 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
1%
1%
Mathematics 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0%
0%
0%
Community Service 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 1% 2%
1%
1%
Social Sciences 13% 14% 17% 17% 16% 16% 14% 14% 14% 11% 13% 12%
14%
11%
General Studies 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0%
0%
Undecided 8% 8% 7% 7% 8% 9% 9% 12% 11% 10% 12% 11%
13%
15%