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At Tufts, undergraduate students can choose from more than 70 majors. The top ten majors of students graduating in academic year 2017-2018 can be found below, while a five-year history of the number of students graduating with degrees in each available major can be found in the university Fact Book.

Top 10 degree-awarding undergraduate majors, 2017-2018


Major # students
with major
% of students
with major
International Relations 152 10.9%
Biology 140 10.0%
Economics 131 9.4%
Computer Science 119 8.5%
Community Health 80 5.7%
Political Science 69 4.9%
Psychology 64 4.6%
Mechanical Engineering 56 4.0%
Child Study and Human Development 55 3.9%
Quantitative Economics 54 3.9%

The above count includes first, second and third majors. Individual students may be double-counted if they graduated with more than one major shown.