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Open Doors Data

Special Reports: Community College Data Resource

Study Abroad: Characteristics

2008/09

CHARACTERISTICS OF STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS, 2008/09
   
Field of Study Associate's Institutions
Business 10.0%
Social Sciences 9.7%
Health Sciences 7.4%
Education 7.0%
Humanities 6.8%
Physical or Life Sciences 4.8%
Foreign Languages 3.8%
Fine or Applied Arts 3.2%
Agriculture 2.7%
Engineering  1.8%
Math or Computer Sciences 1.1%
Undeclared 31.4%
Other Fields of Study 10.3%
 
Sex  
Female 65.9%
Male 34.1%
   
Race/Ethnicity   
White 73.3%
Hispanic or Latino(a) 16.1%
Black or African-American 5.5%
Asian, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3.4%
Multiracial 1.5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2%
   
TOTAL 5,327