Based on information published by the Office of Institutional Research, Computer Science is now the largest academic department at Rice University, with 354 total declared students in Fall 2015. (Note: a large number of undergraduates have not yet declared their major).
Computer Science Students – Fall 2015
- 228 Undergraduate
- 79 Doctoral
- 47 Master’s
Biosciences is close behind, with 343 total declared students.
- 238 Undergraduate
- 77 Doctoral
- 28 Master’s
The three largest undergraduate majors declared at Rice as of Fall 2015 are Biosciences (238), Computer Science (228) and Economics (217).
For more information on the largest academic department at Rice University, visit the Computer Science Department web site: http://cs.rice.edu.