Graduates earn 1,569 degrees, certificates from Catholic University of America

About 16.8 percent of the 1,569 degrees and certificates handed out by the Catholic University of America in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that y


About 16.8 percent of the 1,569 degrees and certificates handed out by the Catholic University of America 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 private not-for-profit institution in Washington conferred 135 master's degrees and 128 bachelor's degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a doctor's degree in Law. Data shows the school gave out 111 doctor's degrees in Law, followed by 83 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and 76 master's degrees in Social Work.

The university enrolled 6,076 students for 2016-17, including 3,241 in undergraduate programs and 2,835 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
26
-
53
1
80
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
35
-
-
-
35
Finance, General
34
-
-
-
34
Accounting
17
-
13
-
30
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
-
-
30
-
30
Business/Commerce, General
-
-
21
-
21
Organizational Leadership
-
-
15
-
15
International Business/Trade/Commerce
14
-
-
-
14
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
-
-
3
-
3
International Finance
2
-
-
-
2
Management Information Systems, General
-
-
-
-
-
Management Science
-
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
128
-
135
1
264
16.8
Mechanical Engineering
41
-
7
-
48
Civil Engineering, General
26
-
16
-
42
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
24
-
9
-
33
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
15
-
6
-
21
Transportation and Highway Engineering
-
-
1
-
1
Materials Engineering
-
-
-
-
-
Computer Engineering, General
-
-
-
-
-
Engineering total
106
-
39
-
145
9.2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
83
-
12
3
98
Nursing Science
-
-
24
-
24
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
12
-
12
Nursing Practice
-
-
5
-
5
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
-
-
3
-
3
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
-
-
-
-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
-
International Public Health/International Health
-
-
-
-
-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
-
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
83
-
56
3
142
9.1
Political Science and Government, General
64
-
17
-
81
Development Economics and International Development
-
-
11
-
11
Sociology
10
-
-
-
10
Anthropology
8
-
1
-
9
International Economics
8
-
-
-
8
Social Sciences, General
7
-
-
-
7
Economics, General
2
-
-
-
2
International Relations and Affairs
-
-
-
-
-
American Government and Politics (United States)
-
-
-
-
-
Economics, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
99
-
29
-
128
8.2
Law
-
-
111
-
111
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
-
-
6
-
6
Legal Studies, General
-
-
5
-
5
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
-
122
-
122
7.8
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
-
-
38
-
38
Divinity/Ministry
-
-
28
-
28
Theology/Theological Studies
-
-
16
-
16
Bible/Biblical Studies
-
-
5
-
5
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
-
-
5
-
5
Religious Education
-
-
5
-
5
Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
-
-
-
4
4
Theology and Religious Vocations total
-
-
97
4
101
6.4
Architecture
47
-
46
-
93
Architecture and Related Services total
47
-
46
-
93
5.9
Psychology, General
63
-
18
-
81
Clinical Psychology
-
-
7
-
7
Experimental Psychology
-
-
2
-
2
Educational Psychology
-
-
-
-
-
Psychology total
63
-
27
-
90
5.7
Social Work
9
-
79
-
88
Human Services, General
-
1
-
-
1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
9
1
79
-
89
5.7
Music Performance, General
17
-
-
-
17
Music, General
8
-
3
-
11
Voice and Opera
-
-
7
-
7
Keyboard Instruments
-
-
7
-
7
Stringed Instruments
-
-
7
-
7
Fine/Studio Arts, General
6
-
-
-
6
Music Pedagogy
3
-
1
-
4
Music Theory and Composition
1
-
3
-
4
Conducting
-
-
3
-
3
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
1
-
2
-
3
Playwriting and Screenwriting
-
-
2
-
2
Music History, Literature, and Theory
1
-
1
-
2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
1
-
-
-
1
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
-
-
1
-
1
Art/Art Studies, General
-
-
-
-
-
Directing and Theatrical Production
-
-
-
-
-
Acting
-
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
38
-
37
-
75
4.8
Philosophy
24
-
29
-
53
Religion/Religious Studies
13
-
-
-
13
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
37
-
29
-
66
4.2
Library and Information Science
-
-
37
1
38
Library Science total
-
-
37
1
38
2.4
Elementary Education and Teaching
8
-
-
-
8
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
4
-
4
-
8
History Teacher Education
4
-
-
-
4
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
-
3
-
3
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
2
-
2
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
-
2
-
2
Education, General
1
-
-
-
1
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
1
-
-
-
1
Mathematics Teacher Education
1
-
-
-
1
Chemistry Teacher Education
-
-
1
-
1
Social Studies Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Curriculum and Instruction
-
-
-
-
-
French Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Education, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Spanish Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
German Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Education total
19
-
12
-
31
2
History, General
24
-
4
-
28
European History
-
-
2
-
2
American History (United States)
-
-
-
-
-
History total
24
-
6
-
30
1.9
Spanish Language and Literature
4
-
5
-
9
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
-
8
-
8
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
2
-
1
-
3
German Language and Literature
2
-
-
-
2
French Language and Literature
2
-
-
-
2
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
-
-
1
-
1
Latin Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
-
Hebrew Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
-
-
-
-
-
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
10
-
15
-
25
1.6
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
14
-
2
-
16
Biotechnology
-
-
3
-
3
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
-
-
3
-
3
Biochemistry
1
-
-
-
1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
15
-
8
-
23
1.5
Computer Science
11
-
5
-
16
Information Technology
6
-
-
-
6
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
17
-
5
-
22
1.4
Mass Communication/Media Studies
21
-
-
-
21
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
21
-
-
-
21
1.3
Physics, General
4
-
5
-
9
Materials Science
-
-
8
-
8
Chemistry, General
1
-
-
-
1
Chemistry, Other
1
-
-
-
1
Physical Sciences total
6
-
13
-
19
1.2
Engineering/Industrial Management
-
-
17
-
17
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
-
-
17
-
17
1.1
English Language and Literature, General
8
-
8
-
16
Rhetoric and Composition
-
-
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
8
-
8
-
16
1
General Studies
4
-
-
-
4
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
4
-
-
-
4
0.2
Mathematics, General
4
-
-
-
4
Mathematics and Statistics total
4
-
-
-
4
0.2
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
-
-
3
-
3
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
-
-
1
-
1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
-
-
4
-
4
0.2
Italian Studies
-
-
-
-
-
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
-
-
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
-
-
-
-
-
-
Environmental Science
-
-
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
-
-
-
-
-
-

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