Graduates earn 7,478 degrees, certificates from University of Illinois at Chicago

About 23.4 percent of the 7,478 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to t


About 23.4 percent of the 7,478 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Illinois at Chicago 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 Chicago conferred 755 doctor's degrees and 617 master's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Psychology, General. Data shows the school gave out 498 bachelor's degrees in Psychology, General, followed by 421 bachelor's degrees in Biology/Biological Sciences, General and 302 doctor's degrees in Medicine.

The university enrolled 29,120 students for 2016-17, including 17,959 in undergraduate programs and 11,161 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Medicine
-
302
-
302
Public Health, General
39
201
-
240
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
224
-
-
224
Pharmacy
-
191
-
191
Nursing Science
-
188
-
188
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
54
78
23
155
Dentistry
-
99
-
99
Physical Therapy/Therapist
-
50
-
50
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
-
46
-
46
Dietetics/Dietitian
19
24
-
43
Nursing Practice
-
41
-
41
Health Services Administration
-
38
-
38
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
-
30
-
30
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
-
28
-
28
Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator
-
14
-
14
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
-
13
-
13
Rehabilitation Science
1
9
-
10
Orthodontics/Orthodontology
-
-
8
8
Medical Scientist
-
6
-
6
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
-
6
-
6
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
-
4
-
4
Periodontics/Periodontology
-
-
4
4
Natural Products Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
-
4
-
4
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology
-
-
4
4
Endodontics/Endodontology
-
-
4
4
Medical Informatics
-
-
-
-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
-
-
-
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery
-
-
-
-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
-
-
-
-
Pre-Dentistry Studies
-
-
-
-
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other
-
-
-
-
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
337
1,372
43
1,752
23.4
Mechanical Engineering
156
121
-
277
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
95
143
-
238
Industrial Engineering
30
91
-
121
Civil Engineering, General
76
43
-
119
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
52
35
-
87
Chemical Engineering
66
16
-
82
Engineering, Other
-
25
-
25
Computer Engineering, General
22
-
-
22
Engineering, General
-
21
-
21
Materials Engineering
-
3
-
3
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
1
-
-
1
Engineering total
498
498
-
996
13.3
Accounting
163
61
-
224
Business Administration and Management, General
-
218
-
218
Finance, General
197
9
-
206
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
128
1
-
129
Management Science
88
38
-
126
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
8
-
-
8
Real Estate
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
584
327
-
911
12.2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
421
19
-
440
Neuroscience
61
2
-
63
Biochemistry
60
-
-
60
Biotechnology
-
28
-
28
Molecular Pharmacology
-
7
-
7
Bioinformatics
-
6
-
6
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
-
4
-
4
Pharmacology
-
4
-
4
Physiology, General
-
3
-
3
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
-
3
-
3
Microbiology and Immunology
-
2
-
2
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
-
1
-
1
Cell Biology and Anatomy
-
1
-
1
Pharmacology and Toxicology, Other
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
542
80
-
622
8.3
Psychology, General
498
25
-
523
Educational Psychology
-
4
-
4
Psychology total
498
29
-
527
7
Computer Science
129
157
-
286
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
-
138
-
138
Information Science/Studies
79
-
-
79
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
208
295
-
503
6.7
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
-
64
-
64
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
50
-
50
Elementary Education and Teaching
46
-
-
46
Urban Education and Leadership
-
34
-
34
Curriculum and Instruction
-
23
-
23
History Teacher Education
10
11
-
21
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
-
19
-
19
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other
-
18
-
18
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
18
-
18
Health Occupations Teacher Education
-
13
-
13
Spanish Language Teacher Education
4
7
-
11
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
10
-
-
10
Mathematics Teacher Education
4
5
-
9
Learning Sciences
-
5
-
5
Education, Other
-
5
-
5
Reading Teacher Education
-
3
-
3
French Language Teacher Education
1
-
-
1
Art Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Physics Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Chemistry Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
German Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Education total
75
275
-
350
4.7
Social Work
-
211
9
220
Public Administration
-
80
-
80
Public Policy Analysis, General
4
-
-
4
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
4
291
9
304
4.1
Sociology
88
11
-
99
Economics, General
59
14
-
73
Political Science and Government, General
58
6
-
64
Anthropology
27
8
-
35
Urban Studies/Affairs
23
5
-
28
Geography
-
1
-
1
Applied Economics
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
255
45
-
300
4
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
156
11
-
167
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
156
11
-
167
2.2
Graphic Design
38
7
-
45
Industrial and Product Design
30
2
-
32
Fine/Studio Arts, General
24
5
-
29
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
11
8
-
19
Acting
18
-
-
18
Music, General
5
-
-
5
Music Performance, General
5
-
-
5
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
-
3
-
3
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
2
-
-
2
Design and Applied Arts, Other
-
1
-
1
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
1
-
-
1
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
-
-
-
-
Jazz/Jazz Studies
-
-
-
-
Music Management
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts, General
-
-
-
-
Photography
-
-
-
-
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
134
26
-
160
2.1
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
136
14
-
150
Forensic Science and Technology
-
1
-
1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
136
15
-
151
2
Architecture
64
18
-
82
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
-
60
-
60
Architectural History and Criticism, General
-
1
-
1
Architecture and Related Services, Other
-
-
-
-
Architecture and Related Services total
64
79
-
143
1.9
Chemistry, General
44
20
-
64
Geology/Earth Science, General
18
5
-
23
Physics, General
10
8
-
18
Physical Sciences total
72
33
-
105
1.4
English Language and Literature, General
86
17
-
103
English Language and Literature/Letters total
86
17
-
103
1.4
Communication, General
69
8
-
77
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
69
8
-
77
1
Mathematics, General
20
27
-
47
Statistics, General
15
-
-
15
Mathematics and Statistics total
35
27
-
62
0.8
Spanish Language and Literature
23
7
-
30
Linguistics
-
13
-
13
French Language and Literature
4
5
-
9
Russian Language and Literature
4
-
-
4
Polish Language and Literature
1
-
-
1
Italian Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
-
-
-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
32
25
-
57
0.8
Latin American Studies
14
4
-
18
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
12
-
-
12
Disability Studies
1
10
-
11
German Studies
2
4
-
6
African-American/Black Studies
5
-
-
5
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
34
18
-
52
0.7
Mathematics and Computer Science
30
-
-
30
Museology/Museum Studies
-
7
-
7
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
3
-
-
3
Biological and Physical Sciences
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
33
7
-
40
0.5
History, General
28
11
-
39
History total
28
11
-
39
0.5
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other
26
-
-
26
Child Development
-
11
-
11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
26
11
-
37
0.5
Philosophy
10
9
-
19
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
10
9
-
19
0.2
Engineering/Industrial Management
1
-
-
1
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
1
-
-
1
0
General Studies
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
-
-
-
-

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