About 62.9 percent of the 315 degrees and certificates handed out by the Madison Media Institute-Rockford Career 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 private for-profit institution in Rockford conferred 122 certificates and 76 associate's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.
But the single most popular program was for a certificate in Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary. Data shows the school gave out 65 certificates in Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary, followed by 41 associate's degrees in Medical/Clinical Assistant and 28 certificates in Welding Technology/Welder.
The college enrolled 596 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Office Management/Administration
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Professions and Studies total
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist
Precision Production total
Business Administration and Management, General
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Network and System Administration/Administrator
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total