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Are too few students focusing on Humanities?

I read yesterday that fewer than 8% of college students now major in humanities. The most popular major is Business Administration and then all the STEM fields.

Does this seem like a sensible mix, or has attention swung too heavily in one direction?

While I cannot now find the article, please let this interesting piece serve in its place: http://artsandhumanities.fas.harvard.edu/files/humanities/files/mapping_the_future_31_may_2013.pdf

Finally I came upon the report that motivated my question. http://humanitiescommission.org/_pdf/HSS_Report.pdf

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    Jun 29 2013: "Are too few students focusing on the Humanities?" In my opinion, most likely.

    Perhaps its a sign of how society sees little value (business potential) in the arts and culture.

    Could there be correlation between the lack of diversity in college students studies and the current status of the economy?

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