Graduates earn 227 degrees from Illinois College

About 21.6 percent of the 227 degrees and certificates handed out by the Illinois College in 2016-17 were to students in Biological And Biomedical Sciences programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure fro


About 21.6 percent of the 227 degrees and certificates handed out by the Illinois College in 2016-17 were to students in Biological And Biomedical Sciences 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 Jacksonville conferred 49 bachelor's degrees in Biological And Biomedical Sciences programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Biology/Biological Sciences, General. Data shows the school gave out 40 bachelor's degrees in Biology/Biological Sciences, General, followed by 38 bachelor's degrees in Psychology, General and 28 bachelor's degrees in Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.

The college enrolled 960 students for 2016-17, including 958 in undergraduate programs and 2 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
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
40
-
40
Biochemistry
5
-
5
Environmental Biology
4
-
4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
49
-
49
21.6
Psychology, General
38
-
38
Psychology total
38
-
38
16.7
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
28
-
28
International/Global Studies
4
-
4
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
32
-
32
14.1
Economics, General
15
-
15
Sociology
7
-
7
Political Science and Government, General
5
-
5
Social Sciences total
27
-
27
11.9
Rhetoric and Composition
19
-
19
English Language and Literature, General
7
-
7
English Language and Literature/Letters total
26
-
26
11.4
Accounting
8
-
8
Finance, General
3
-
3
Management Information Systems, General
1
-
1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
12
-
12
5.3
Elementary Education and Teaching
8
-
8
Education, General
-
3
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
1
-
1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
-
-
-
Education total
9
3
12
5.3
Art/Art Studies, General
4
-
4
Music, General
2
-
2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
1
-
1
Fine/Studio Arts, General
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
7
-
7
3.1
History, General
6
-
6
History total
6
-
6
2.6
Physics, General
4
-
4
Chemistry, General
2
-
2
Physical Sciences total
6
-
6
2.6
Computer Science
5
-
5
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
5
-
5
2.2
Environmental Studies
3
-
3
Natural Resources and Conservation total
3
-
3
1.3
French Language and Literature
1
-
1
German Language and Literature
1
-
1
Spanish Language and Literature
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
2
-
2
0.9
Japanese Studies
1
-
1
Women's Studies
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
1
-
1
0.4
Mathematics, General
1
-
1
Mathematics and Statistics total
1
-
1
0.4
Philosophy
-
-
-
Religion/Religious Studies
-
-
-
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
-
-
-
-

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