Graduates earn 1,497 degrees from Olivet Nazarene University

About 30.6 percent of the 1,497 degrees and certificates handed out by the Olivet Nazarene University in 2016-17 were to students in Education programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. De


About 30.6 percent of the 1,497 degrees and certificates handed out by the Olivet Nazarene University in 2016-17 were to students in Education 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 Bourbonnais conferred 366 master's degrees and 70 bachelor's degrees in Education programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Data shows the school gave out 213 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, followed by 180 master's degrees in Curriculum and Instruction and 179 master's degrees in Reading Teacher Education.

The university enrolled 4,907 students for 2016-17, including 3,358 in undergraduate programs and 1,549 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Curriculum and Instruction
-
-
180
180
Reading Teacher Education
-
-
179
179
Elementary Education and Teaching
36
-
-
36
Education, Other
-
-
22
22
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
-
-
7
7
Music Teacher Education
6
-
-
6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
6
-
-
6
Social Science Teacher Education
5
-
-
5
Mathematics Teacher Education
5
-
-
5
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
4
-
-
4
Special Education and Teaching, General
3
-
-
3
Spanish Language Teacher Education
2
-
-
2
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
2
-
-
2
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
1
-
-
1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
-
-
-
Art Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Education total
70
-
388
458
30.6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
213
-
-
213
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
132
132
Nursing Education
-
-
31
31
Nursing Administration
-
-
12
12
Dietetics/Dietitian
8
-
-
8
Athletic Training/Trainer
8
-
-
8
Health Professions and Related Programs total
229
-
175
404
27
Business Administration and Management, General
83
-
51
134
Organizational Leadership
-
-
28
28
Accounting
18
-
-
18
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
15
-
-
15
Actuarial Science
7
-
-
7
Management Information Systems, General
3
-
-
3
Management Science
2
-
-
2
International Business/Trade/Commerce
1
-
-
1
Fashion Merchandising
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
129
-
79
208
13.9
Divinity/Ministry
5
-
14
19
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
11
-
-
11
Religious Education
9
-
-
9
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
-
-
9
9
Youth Ministry
7
-
-
7
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
-
-
7
7
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
2
-
-
2
Religious/Sacred Music
1
-
-
1
Theology/Theological Studies
-
-
-
-
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
-
-
-
-
Bible/Biblical Studies
-
-
-
-
Theology and Religious Vocations total
35
-
30
65
4.3
Psychology, General
33
-
-
33
Counseling Psychology
-
-
20
20
Psychology total
33
-
20
53
3.5
Engineering, General
47
-
-
47
Engineering total
47
-
-
47
3.1
Social Work
34
-
-
34
Public Policy Analysis, General
2
-
-
2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
36
-
-
36
2.4
Art/Art Studies, General
25
-
-
25
Music, General
5
-
-
5
Music Performance, General
3
-
-
3
Interior Design
2
-
-
2
Music Theory and Composition
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
35
-
-
35
2.3
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
28
-
-
28
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
28
-
-
28
1.9
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
15
-
-
15
Zoology/Animal Biology
11
-
-
11
Ecology
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
26
-
-
26
1.7
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
11
-
-
11
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
9
-
-
9
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
5
1
-
6
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
25
1
-
26
1.7
Mass Communication/Media Studies
14
-
-
14
Public Relations/Image Management
4
-
-
4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
4
-
-
4
Organizational Communication, General
3
-
-
3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
25
-
-
25
1.7
Child Development
11
-
-
11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
7
-
-
7
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
18
-
-
18
1.2
Economics, General
10
-
-
10
Political Science and Government, General
7
-
-
7
Sociology
1
-
-
1
Geography
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences, General
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
18
-
-
18
1.2
Chemistry, General
9
-
-
9
Geology/Earth Science, General
3
-
-
3
Physical Sciences
-
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
12
-
-
12
0.8
History, General
11
-
-
11
History total
11
-
-
11
0.7
Computer Science
7
-
-
7
Information Science/Studies
3
-
-
3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
10
-
-
10
0.7
Engineering/Industrial Management
-
-
5
5
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
-
-
5
5
0.3
English Language and Literature, General
4
-
-
4
English Language and Literature/Letters total
4
-
-
4
0.3
Mathematics, General
3
-
-
3
Mathematics and Statistics total
3
-
-
3
0.2
Religion/Religious Studies
1
-
1
2
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
1
-
-
1
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
2
-
1
3
0.2
Spanish Language and Literature
1
-
-
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
1
-
-
1
0.1
General Studies
1
-
-
1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
1
-
-
1
0.1

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