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Graph of College Majors over 4 decades

NPR's Planet Money has an interesting graph showing how college majors have changed over time.

Check out their post for the full, interactive graph.

Some things are not surprising, like the increase in computer science. Also, what was that bump in Engineering in the mid-80s all about?


Also, this is the first time I've realized how the STEM fields really are a minority when compared to others (omg Business is huge). I've definitely been in a bit of a Science/Engineering bubble.

How's your field? Any surprises for folks here?

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