'Mad Men' Season Finale Draws 1.75 Mil. Viewers

Ratings higher than the series' first season finale

The second season finale of AMC's Mad Men posted a significantly higher numbers than the series' first season finale and was up 20% over the season two average.

1.75 million viewers watched Sunday night's season finale, according to fast national data from Nielsen. The episode posted a 1.4 household rating. The cumulative audience for the three airings of the episode Sunday night (at 9 and 11 p.m. and 1 a.m.) was 2.9 million viewers.

AMC has renewed the Emmy winning show for a third season. Studio Lionsgate is currently in negotiations with series creator and executive producer Matthew Weiner.