Office of Institutional Research and Assessment

Office of Institutional Research and Assessment

George Mason University
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Fall 2012 - Fall 2016 Official Census Student Enrollment Trend by Ethnicity
Minority Students (does not include Non-Resident Alien and Race Not Reported)
All Levels
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Fall Changes from
15 to 16
5-Yr Changes
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Major Degree N% N% N% N% N% N% N%
Anthropology BA 25 0.9 27 0.9 23 0.8 22 0.7 28 0.9 6 27.3 3 12.0
Anthropology MA 3 0.1 4 0.1 5 0.2 2 0.1 4 0.1 2 100.0 1 33.3
Art History BA 12 0.5 12 0.4 12 0.4 15 0.5 11 0.3 - 4 - 26.7 - 1 - 8.3
Art History MA 3 0.1 4 0.1 3 0.1 3 0.1 2 0.1 - 1 - 33.3 - 1 - 33.3
College Teaching CERG -- -- -- 1 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 NANA
Communication BA 292 11.0 309 10.7 313 10.5 317 10.3 320 9.8 3 0.9 28 9.6
Communication MA 6 0.2 9 0.3 12 0.4 10 0.3 11 0.3 1 10.0 5 83.3
Communication PHD 2 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.1 5 0.2 7 0.2 2 40.0 5 250.0
Community College Education DA 11 0.4 10 0.3 8 0.3 6 0.2 2 0.1 - 4 - 66.7 - 9 - 81.8
Creative Writing BFA -- 10 0.3 12 0.4 11 0.4 13 0.4 2 18.2 NANA
Creative Writing BPRE -- -- 2 0.1 6 0.2 7 0.2 1 16.7 NANA
Creative Writing MFA 22 0.8 17 0.6 15 0.5 12 0.4 10 0.3 - 2 - 16.7 - 12 - 54.5
Criminology, Law and Society BA -- 6 0.2 54 1.8 93 3.0 119 3.7 26 28.0 NANA
Criminology, Law and Society BS 335 12.7 421 14.6 431 14.4 393 12.8 419 12.9 26 6.6 84 25.1
Criminology, Law and Society MA 10 0.4 7 0.2 5 0.2 5 0.2 5 0.2 0 0.0 - 5 - 50.0
Criminology, Law and Society PHD 10 0.4 11 0.4 8 0.3 8 0.3 9 0.3 1 12.5 - 1 - 10.0
Cultural Studies PHD 7 0.3 7 0.2 10 0.3 10 0.3 11 0.3 1 10.0 4 57.1
Digital Public Humanities CERG -- -- -- 2 0.1 4 0.1 2 100.0 NANA
Economics BA 73 2.8 71 2.5 63 2.1 62 2.0 62 1.9 0 0.0 - 11 - 15.1
Economics BS 105 4.0 99 3.4 109 3.7 134 4.4 123 3.8 - 11 - 8.2 18 17.1
Economics MA 8 0.3 11 0.4 14 0.5 13 0.4 22 0.7 9 69.2 14 175.0
Economics PHD 10 0.4 11 0.4 13 0.4 14 0.5 13 0.4 - 1 - 7.1 3 30.0
English BA 141 5.3 136 4.7 130 4.4 108 3.5 113 3.5 5 4.6 - 28 - 19.9
English MA 12 0.5 10 0.3 8 0.3 10 0.3 14 0.4 4 40.0 2 16.7
English (Linguistics) MA 8 0.3 6 0.2 6 0.2 6 0.2 6 0.2 0 0.0 - 2 - 25.0
Environmental and Sustainability Studies BA 16 0.6 16 0.6 21 0.7 28 0.9 36 1.1 8 28.6 20 125.0
Foreign Languages BA 61 2.3 58 2.0 56 1.9 65 2.1 54 1.7 - 11 - 16.9 - 7 - 11.5
Foreign Languages MA 14 0.5 13 0.5 21 0.7 17 0.6 19 0.6 2 11.8 5 35.7
Global Affairs BA 259 9.8 311 10.8 302 10.1 309 10.1 351 10.8 42 13.6 92 35.5
Global Affairs MA 14 0.5 12 0.4 23 0.8 19 0.6 16 0.5 - 3 - 15.8 2 14.3
Higher Ed Administration CERG 1 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0 -- 2 0.1 NANA 1 100.0
History BA 87 3.3 91 3.2 84 2.8 68 2.2 71 2.2 3 4.4 - 16 - 18.4
History MA 14 0.5 11 0.4 11 0.4 8 0.3 5 0.2 - 3 - 37.5 - 9 - 64.3
History PHD 5 0.2 7 0.2 8 0.3 8 0.3 5 0.2 - 3 - 37.5 0 0.0
History of Decorative Arts MA 6 0.2 7 0.2 4 0.1 4 0.1 3 0.1 - 1 - 25.0 - 3 - 50.0
Individualized Study BIS 40 1.5 58 2.0 73 2.4 83 2.7 88 2.7 5 6.0 48 120.0
Individualized Study BPRE 18 0.7 3 0.1 5 0.2 -- -- NANA NANA
Integrative Studies BA 164 6.2 213 7.4 245 8.2 290 9.5 325 10.0 35 12.1 161 98.2
Integrative Studies BS 17 0.6 19 0.7 29 1.0 31 1.0 30 0.9 - 1 - 3.2 13 76.5
Interdisciplinary Studies, (Individualized) MAIS 28 1.1 30 1.0 31 1.0 30 1.0 31 1.0 1 3.3 3 10.7
Latin American Studies BA 5 0.2 6 0.2 2 0.1 3 0.1 1 0.0 - 2 - 66.7 - 4 - 80.0
Linguistics PHD 1 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 1 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Middle East & Islamic Studies MA -- -- 4 0.1 3 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 NANA
Neuroscience BS 100 3.8 130 4.5 129 4.3 146 4.8 155 4.8 9 6.2 55 55.0
Philosophy BA 10 0.4 11 0.4 12 0.4 15 0.5 23 0.7 8 53.3 13 130.0
Philosophy MA 1 0.0 3 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.1 3 0.1 1 50.0 2 200.0
Professional and Techncl Wrtng CERG -- 3 0.1 2 0.1 -- 1 0.0 NANA NANA
Psychology BA 262 9.9 272 9.4 245 8.2 249 8.1 265 8.1 16 6.4 3 1.1
Psychology BS 236 8.9 233 8.1 245 8.2 258 8.4 292 9.0 34 13.2 56 23.7
Psychology MA 16 0.6 20 0.7 21 0.7 19 0.6 15 0.5 - 4 - 21.1 - 1 - 6.3
Psychology PHD 17 0.6 16 0.6 18 0.6 20 0.7 21 0.6 1 5.0 4 23.5
Religious Studies BA 7 0.3 1 0.0 4 0.1 6 0.2 5 0.2 - 1 - 16.7 - 2 - 28.6
Russian & Eurasian Studies BA 4 0.2 2 0.1 2 0.1 1 0.0 2 0.1 1 100.0 - 2 - 50.0
School Psychology CERG 1 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.1 2 0.1 1 0.0 - 1 - 50.0 0 0.0
Sociology BA 70 2.6 56 1.9 58 1.9 57 1.9 52 1.6 - 5 - 8.8 - 18 - 25.7
Sociology MA 13 0.5 12 0.4 8 0.3 11 0.4 8 0.2 - 3 - 27.3 - 5 - 38.5
Sociology PHD 4 0.2 3 0.1 6 0.2 7 0.2 11 0.3 4 57.1 7 175.0
Teaching English as Second Language CERG -- 1 0.0 -- 3 0.1 -- NANA NANA
Transportation Human Factors CERG 1 0.0 -- -- -- -- NANA NANA
Undeclared BPRE 3 0.1 2 0.1 5 0.2 1 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 - 2 - 66.7
Undeclared NDG 33 1.2 35 1.2 27 0.9 21 0.7 15 0.5 - 6 - 28.6 - 18 - 54.5
Undeclared NDU 19 0.7 17 0.6 13 0.4 6 0.2 2 0.1 - 4 - 66.7 - 17 - 89.5
Women and Gender Studies CERG 1 0.0 2 0.1 1 0.0 2 0.1 -- NANA NANA
Writing and Rhetoric PHD -- 2 0.1 3 0.1 3 0.1 5 0.2 2 66.7 NANA
Unit Total 2,643 100.0 2,880 100.0 2,983 100.0 3,064 100.0 3,254 100.0 190 6.2 611 23.1