2014/15

CHARACTERISTICS OF STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS, 2014/15
Major Field of Study Associate's Institutions* All Institutions
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Fields (STEM) 21.5 23.9
Health Professions 8.5 6.3
Engineering 4.3 5.0
Physical and Life Sciences 4.3 8.1
Math and Computer Science 2.5 2.2
Agriculture 1.9 2.3
Business and Management 11.0 20.1
Social Sciences 7.7 17.3
Fine and Applied Arts 5.3 6.9
Foreign Language and International Studies 5.2 7.7
Education 4.6 3.5
Communications and Journalism 4.4 5.8
Legal Studies and Law Enforcement 1.6 1.6
Humanities 1.1 3.8
Other Fields of Study 32.0 6.8
Undeclared 5.6 2.6
     
Gender    
Women 70.2 66.6
Men 29.8 33.4
     
Race/Ethnicity    
White 64.8 72.9
Hispanic or Latino(a) 17.6 8.8
Black or African-American 8.4 5.6
Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5.2 8.1
Multiracial 3.1 4.1
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8 0.5
     
TOTAL 7,105 313,415

*Based on the 2015 Carnegie Classification of Instiutions of Higher Education. These are not entirely comparable to classifications used in previous Open Doors. For more information, see http://carnegieclassifications.iu.edu/index.php.