GRE Scores by Intended Major, 2005-2006                        
  Normalized   
Rank INTENDED GRADUATE MAJOR Verbal Rank INTENDED GRADUATE MAJOR Quantitative Rank INTENDED GRADUATE MAJOR Analytic Rank INTENDED GRADUATE MAJOR Average   
   
1 Philosophy 589 1 Physics and Astronomy 738 1 Philosophy 5.1 1 Philosophy 0.79  
2 English Language and Literature 559 2 Mathematical Sciences 733 2 English Language and Literature 4.9 2 Physics and Astronomy 0.78  
3 Other Humanities and Arts 558 3 Materials Engineering 729 3 Religion and Theory 4.8 3 Mathematical Sciences 0.76  
4 History 543 4 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 728 4 Political Science 4.8 4 Economics 0.75  
5 Arts, History, Theory and Criticism 538 5 Chemical Engineering 727 5 Other Humanities and Arts 4.8 5 Materials Engineering 0.75  
6 Religion and Theory 538 6 Mechanical Engineering 723 6 History 4.8 6 Other Humanities and Arts 0.75  
7 Physics and Astronomy 534 7 Other Engineering 714 7 Arts, History, Theory and Criticism 4.7 7 Other Engineering 0.75  
8 Library and Archival Sciences 533 8 Industrial Engineering 710 8 Anthropology and Archeology 4.7 8 Chemical Engineering 0.74  
9 Anthropology and Archeology 532 9 Banking and Finance 709 9 Sociology 4.6 9 English Language and Literature 0.74  
10 Foreign Language and Literature 529 10 Economics 706 10 Higher Education 4.6 10 Religion and Theory 0.73  
11 Political Science 522 11 Computer and Information Sciences 704 11 Foreign Language and Literature 4.6 11 Banking and Finance 0.73  
12 Economics 504 12 Civil Engineering 702 12 Secondary Education 4.5 12 Chemistry 0.73  
13 Mathematical Sciences 502 13 Chemistry 682 13 Psychology 4.5 13 Political Science 0.73  
14 Earth, Atmospheric, and Marine Sciences 495 14 Earth, Atmospheric, and Marine Sciences 637 14 Physics and Astronomy 4.5 14 Mechanical Engineering 0.73  
15 Materials Engineering 494 15 Philosophy 636 15 Library and Archival Sciences 4.5 15 History 0.72  
16 Biological Sciences 491 16 Biological Sciences 632 16 Economics 4.5 16 Arts, History, Theory and Criticism 0.72  
17 Other Engineering 490 17 Architecture and Environmental Design 614 17 Communications 4.5 17 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 0.72  
18 Arts, Performance and Studio 489 18 Other Business 609 18 Other Social Sciences 4.4 18 Computer and Information Sciences 0.72  
19 Chemistry 487 19 Natural Sciences-Other 603 19 Other Engineering 4.4 19 Anthropology and Archeology 0.72  
20 Sociology 487 20 Agriculture 596 20 Natural Sciences-Other 4.4 20 Civil Engineering 0.72  
21 Secondary Education 486 21 Accounting 595 21 Mathematical Sciences 4.4 21 Earth, Atmospheric, and Marine Sciences 0.72  
22 Chemical Engineering 485 22 Other Humanities and Arts 594 22 Evaluation and Research - Education 4.4 22 Foreign Language and Literature 0.71  
23 Natural Sciences-Other 482 23 Political Science 589 23 Earth, Atmospheric, and Marine Sciences 4.4 23 Biological Sciences 0.71  
24 Banking and Finance 476 24 Religion and Theory 583 24 Curriculum and Instruction - Education 4.4 24 Industrial Engineering 0.71  
25 Communications 470 25 Secondary Education 577 25 Chemistry 4.4 25 Library and Archival Sciences 0.70  
26 Psychology 470 26 Foreign Language and Literature 573 26 Biological Sciences 4.4 26 Natural Sciences-Other 0.70  
27 Computer and Information Sciences 469 27 Anthropology and Archeology 571 27 Public Administration 4.3 27 Secondary Education 0.69  
28 Mechanical Engineering 467 28 Arts, History, Theory and Criticism 571 28 Materials Engineering 4.3 28 Sociology 0.69  
29 Higher Education 465 29 Business Administration and Management 562 29 Elementary Education 4.3 29 Architecture and Environmental Design 0.68  
30 Other Social Sciences 465 30 History 556 30 Chemical Engineering 4.3 30 Higher Education 0.68  
31 Curriculum and Instruction - Education 462 31 Arts, Performance and Studio 554 31 Banking and Finance 4.3 31 Agriculture 0.67  
32 Agriculture 461 32 English Language and Literature 552 32 Arts, Performance and Studio 4.3 32 Arts, Performance and Studio 0.67  
33 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 461 33 Health and Medical Sciences 552 33 Architecture and Environmental Design 4.3 33 Psychology 0.67  
34 Civil Engineering 457 34 Curriculum and Instruction - Education 548 34 Student Counseling and Personnel Services 4.2 34 Other Business 0.67  
35 Public Administration 452 35 Higher Education 548 35 Special Education 4.2 35 Communications 0.67  
36 Evaluation and Research - Education 451 36 Sociology 545 36 Other Education 4.2 36 Curriculum and Instruction - Education 0.67  
37 Other Business 450 37 Psychology 543 37 Mechanical Engineering 4.2 37 Other Social Sciences 0.66  
38 Architecture and Environmental Design 447 38 Library and Archival Sciences 540 38 Home Economics 4.2 38 Evaluation and Research - Education 0.65  
39 Health and Medical Sciences 447 39 Evaluation and Research - Education 534 39 Health and Medical Sciences 4.2 39 Business Administration and Management 0.65  
40 Elementary Education 443 40 Communications 533 40 Computer and Information Sciences 4.2 40 Health and Medical Sciences 0.65  
41 Industrial Engineering 440 41 Other Education 531 41 Civil Engineering 4.2 41 Elementary Education 0.64  
42 Business Administration and Management 439 42 Other Social Sciences 528 42 Business Administration and Management 4.2 42 Public Administration 0.64  
43 Other Education 437 43 Elementary Education 527 43 Agriculture 4.2 43 Accounting 0.64  
44 Home Economics 435 44 Administration - Education 523 44 Administration - Education 4.2 44 Other Education 0.64  
45 Special Education 432 45 Public Administration 513 45 Social Work 4.1 45 Administration - Education 0.63  
46 Social Work 428 46 Special Education 502 46 Other Business 4.1 46 Special Education 0.62  
47 Student Counseling and Personnel Services 428 47 Student Counseling and Personnel Services 500 47 Industrial Engineering 4.1 47 Home Economics 0.62  
48 Administration - Education 427 48 Home Economics 498 48 Electrical and Electronic Engineering 4.1 48 Student Counseling and Personnel Services 0.62  
49 Early Childhood Education 418 49 Early Childhood Education 495 49 Early Childhood Education 4.1 49 Early Childhood Education 0.61  
50 Accounting 415 50 Social Work 468 50 Accounting 3.9 50 Social Work 0.60  
 
Data source: pp. 18-20 of http://www.ets.org/Media/Tests/GRE/pdf/994994.pdf.