Social Sciences at Vassar College
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Social Sciences Degrees Available at Vassar
Vassar Social Sciences Rankings
Vassar was ranked #89 on College Factual's most recent list of the best schools for social sciences majors. This puts the bachelor's program at the school solidly in the top 15% of all colleges and universities in the country. It is also ranked #12 in New York.
Popularity of Social Sciences at Vassar
During the 2020-2021 academic year, Vassar College handed out 152 bachelor's degrees in social sciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #335 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 11% over the previous year when 170 degrees were handed out.
Social Sciences Student Diversity at Vassar
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the social sciences majors at Vassar College.
Vassar Social Sciences Bachelor’s Program
For the most recent academic year available, 41% of social sciences bachelor's degrees went to men and 59% went to women.
The majority of the students with this major are white. About 57% of 2021 graduates were in this category.
The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor's in social sciences.
|Ethnic Background||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||6|
|Hispanic or Latino||15|
Social Sciences Majors
Social Sciences students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.
|Political Science & Government||47|
|International Relations & National Security||12|
|Geography & Cartography||9|
Majors Similar to Social Sciences
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies||17|
|Communication & Journalism||15|
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