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Most popular areas of concentration

According to figures compiled by the Office of the Registrar, the most popular areas of concentration for undergraduate students at Princeton this year are:

• Politics (280)
• Economics (211)
• History (207)
• English (181)
• Woodrow Wilson School (163)

The most popular areas of concentration for graduate students are:

• Woodrow Wilson School (180)
• Electrical engineering (177)
• Chemistry (133)
• Economics (99)
• Molecular biology (99)



April 14, 2003
Vol. 92, No. 23
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Fundamentals of physics found in the sound of music
Paul Muldoon honored with Pulitzer Prize for poetry

Library, research center launch arts and cultural policy data archive
Wild ape population undergoing 'catastrophic' decline
Booming Indian cinema plays starring role in Sachs scholar's research

Mathematician spins novel tale of life on a college campus

Calendar of events
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