Graduates earn 1,335 degrees, certificates from Triton College

About 30.9 percent of the 1,335 degrees and certificates handed out by the Triton College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosur


About 30.9 percent of the 1,335 degrees and certificates handed out by the Triton College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs 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 Grove conferred 235 certificates and 177 associate's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. Data shows the school gave out 283 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, followed by 225 associate's degrees in Biological and Physical Sciences and 144 certificates in Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide.

The college enrolled 11,386 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
144
144
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
78
-
78
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
55
55
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
27
9
36
Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist
28
-
28
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
26
-
26
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
18
-
18
Surgical Technology/Technologist
-
12
12
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
-
8
8
Medical/Clinical Assistant
-
7
7
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
-
-
-
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
-
-
-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
177
235
412
30.9
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
283
-
283
General Studies
90
-
90
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
373
-
373
27.9
Biological and Physical Sciences
225
-
225
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
225
-
225
16.9
Construction Trades, General
16
45
61
Electrician
-
-
-
Construction Trades total
16
45
61
4.6
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
13
9
22
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
-
20
20
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
8
8
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
-
5
5
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
-
3
3
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other
-
1
1
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
-
1
1
Surveying Technology/Surveying
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
13
47
60
4.5
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
37
20
57
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
37
20
57
4.3
Business Administration and Management, General
13
3
16
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
6
3
9
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
5
1
6
Accounting
6
-
6
Restaurant/Food Services Management
4
1
5
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
5
5
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
-
2
2
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
-
1
1
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
-
-
-
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
-
-
-
Construction Management
-
-
-
Fashion Merchandising
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
34
16
50
3.8
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
13
2
15
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
7
6
13
Personal and Culinary Services total
20
8
28
2.1
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
11
2
13
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
5
1
6
Corrections Administration
-
-
-
Security and Loss Prevention Services
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
16
3
19
1.4
Design and Visual Communications, General
6
5
11
Commercial Photography
3
-
3
Interior Design
1
2
3
Music, General
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
10
7
17
1.3
Information Science/Studies
2
8
10
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
2
-
2
Network and System Administration/Administrator
-
1
1
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
-
-
-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
-
-
-
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
-
-
-
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
4
9
13
1
Ornamental Horticulture
4
-
4
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
-
2
2
Agriculture, General
1
1
2
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
5
3
8
0.6
Child Care Provider/Assistant
3
5
8
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
3
5
8
0.6
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
-
3
3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
-
3
3
0.2
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
1
-
1
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
-
-
Teacher Assistant/Aide
-
-
-
Education total
1
-
1
0.1
Platemaker/Imager
-
-
-
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
-
-
-
-
Welding Technology/Welder
-
-
-
Precision Production total
-
-
-
-

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