For the first time in Stanford's history, computer science has become the most popular undergraduate major -- a milestone for a school conceived on a farm but now located in the holy land of technology.
Electrical engineering and computer science also lead at UC Berkeley, long viewed as a liberal arts center. Here are the most popular majors at Bay Area universities.
1. Computer science
2. Human biology
1. Electrical engineering and computer science
2. Political science
5. Business administration
2. Biological sciences
3. Business administration/accounting
4. Business administration/management
CSU East Bay
1. Business administration
3. Health sciences
4. Biological science