Graduates earn 736 degrees from University of the District of Columbia

About 25 percent of the 736 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of the District of Columbia in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs th


About 25 percent of the 736 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of the District of Columbia in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Washington conferred 101 bachelor's degrees and 65 associate's degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Management, General. Data shows the school gave out 67 bachelor's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General, followed by 60 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and 34 bachelor's degrees in Legal Studies, General.

The university enrolled 4,318 students for 2016-17, including 3,950 in undergraduate programs and 368 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
67
-
18
85
Accounting
29
-
-
29
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
-
29
-
29
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
12
-
12
Fashion Merchandising
-
12
-
12
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other
-
6
-
6
Construction Management
1
3
-
4
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
-
3
-
3
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
2
-
-
2
Finance, General
1
-
-
1
Marketing, Other
1
-
-
1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
101
65
18
184
25
Education, General
-
33
-
33
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
-
-
19
19
Education, Other
-
-
11
11
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
-
6
6
Elementary Education and Teaching
3
-
-
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Adult and Continuing Education Administration
-
-
-
-
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
-
-
Education total
3
33
36
72
9.8
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
21
7
-
28
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
-
-
22
22
Health Services Administration
10
-
-
10
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
-
4
-
4
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
-
-
2
2
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
31
11
24
66
9
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
60
-
60
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
60
-
60
8.2
Legal Studies, General
34
-
-
34
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
-
20
-
20
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
-
5
-
5
Legal Professions and Studies total
34
25
-
59
8
Information Technology
19
-
-
19
Computer Science
7
-
7
14
Computer and Information Sciences, General
4
-
-
4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
30
-
7
37
5
Political Science and Government, General
30
-
-
30
Social Sciences, Other
5
-
-
5
Economics, General
1
-
-
1
Urban Studies/Affairs
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
36
-
-
36
4.9
Computer Software Technology/Technician
-
18
-
18
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
5
-
1
6
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
-
3
-
3
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician
-
1
-
1
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
5
22
1
28
3.8
Art/Art Studies, General
11
-
-
11
Graphic Design
2
8
-
10
Music, General
1
2
-
3
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
14
10
-
24
3.3
Social Work
20
-
-
20
Public Administration
-
-
1
1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
20
-
1
21
2.9
Human Development and Family Studies, General
20
-
-
20
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
20
-
-
20
2.7
Nutrition Sciences
8
-
11
19
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
8
-
11
19
2.6
English Language and Literature, General
17
-
-
17
English Language and Literature/Letters total
17
-
-
17
2.3
Psychology, General
17
-
-
17
Clinical Psychology
-
-
-
-
Psychology total
17
-
-
17
2.3
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
11
-
-
11
Oncology and Cancer Biology
-
-
4
4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
11
-
4
15
2
Corrections Administration
-
10
-
10
Securities Services Administration/Management
-
-
4
4
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
-
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
-
10
4
14
1.9
Civil Engineering, General
11
-
-
11
Mechanical Engineering
2
-
-
2
Engineering total
13
-
-
13
1.8
Mass Communication/Media Studies
11
-
-
11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
11
-
-
11
1.5
Architecture
8
-
1
9
Architecture and Related Services total
8
-
1
9
1.2
Mathematics, General
4
-
-
4
Applied Mathematics, Other
-
-
-
-
Mathematics and Statistics total
4
-
-
4
0.5
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
-
-
3
3
Environmental Science
-
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
-
-
3
3
0.4
Mortuary Science and Embalming/Embalmer
-
3
-
3
Personal and Culinary Services total
-
3
-
3
0.4
Chemistry, General
2
-
-
2
Physics, General
1
-
-
1
Physical Sciences total
3
-
-
3
0.4
History, General
1
-
-
1
History total
1
-
-
1
0.1
Graphic Communications, Other
-
-
-
-
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
-
-
-
-
-
Spanish Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
-
-
-
-
-

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