Fascinating data on which majors are rising and falling in American higher ed, by degrees awarded.
@bryanalexander I think this depresses me
@sonya Because of what is on the bottom left?
@bryanalexander yeah. We’re losing the humanities; no longer creating citizens. What kind of world is that going to lead to?
@sonya I'm not sure we're losing the humanities per se; we're losing humanities majors.
The humanities may become service departments for the rest of higher ed, perhaps through electives, the core curriculum, or minors.
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