Graduates earn 342 degrees from Rockford University

About 28.4 percent of the 342 degrees and certificates handed out by the Rockford University in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accordin


About 28.4 percent of the 342 degrees and certificates handed out by the Rockford University 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 Rockford conferred 49 master's degrees and 48 bachelor's degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Data shows the school gave out 70 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, followed by 49 master's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General and 35 bachelor's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General.

The university enrolled 1,287 students for 2016-17, including 1,075 in undergraduate programs and 212 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
35
49
84
Accounting
13
-
13
Management Information Systems, General
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
48
49
97
28.4
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
21
-
21
Elementary Education and Teaching
8
9
17
Curriculum and Instruction
-
14
14
Education, General
2
11
13
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
7
3
10
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
6
6
Special Education and Teaching, General
2
1
3
Reading Teacher Education
-
3
3
Education, Other
-
-
-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
-
-
-
Education total
40
47
87
25.4
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
70
-
70
Health Professions and Related Programs total
70
-
70
20.5
Art/Art Studies, General
9
-
9
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
7
-
7
Dance, General
1
-
1
Musical Theatre
-
-
-
Music, General
-
-
-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
-
-
-
Music History, Literature, and Theory
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
17
-
17
5
Psychology, General
15
-
15
Psychology total
15
-
15
4.4
Sociology and Anthropology
10
-
10
Political Science and Government, General
3
-
3
Social Sciences, General
1
-
1
International Relations and Affairs
-
-
-
Economics, General
-
-
-
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
14
-
14
4.1
Human Development and Family Studies, General
12
-
12
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
12
-
12
3.5
English Language and Literature, General
8
-
8
English Language and Literature/Letters total
8
-
8
2.3
Biochemistry
3
-
3
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
3
-
3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
6
-
6
1.8
History, General
6
-
6
History total
6
-
6
1.8
Computer Science
4
-
4
Computer and Information Sciences, General
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
4
-
4
1.2
Mathematics, General
4
-
4
Mathematics and Statistics total
4
-
4
1.2
Spanish Language and Literature
1
-
1
French Language and Literature
-
-
-
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
-
-
Latin Language and Literature
-
-
-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
1
-
1
0.3
International/Global Studies
1
-
1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
1
-
1
0.3
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
-
-
-
Philosophy
-
-
-
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
-
-
-
-
Chemistry, General
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
-
-
-
-

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