Graduates earn 981 degrees, certificates from Kishwaukee College

About 36.2 percent of the 981 degrees and certificates handed out by the Kishwaukee College in 2016-17 were to students in Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from


About 36.2 percent of the 981 degrees and certificates handed out by the Kishwaukee College in 2016-17 were to students in Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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 Malta conferred 355 associate's degrees in Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Biological and Physical Sciences. Data shows the school gave out 355 associate's degrees in Biological and Physical Sciences, followed by 141 certificates in Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide and 122 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

The college enrolled 3,775 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Biological and Physical Sciences
355
-
355
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
355
-
355
36.2
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
141
141
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
58
-
58
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
-
26
26
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
-
16
16
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
-
11
11
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
11
-
11
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
3
1
4
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
-
-
-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
72
195
267
27.2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
122
-
122
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
122
-
122
12.4
Agricultural Power Machinery Operation
-
27
27
Ornamental Horticulture
10
-
10
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
2
1
3
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
2
-
2
Plant Nursery Operations and Management
-
2
2
Floriculture/Floristry Operations and Management
-
1
1
Turf and Turfgrass Management
-
1
1
Greenhouse Operations and Management
-
1
1
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
14
33
47
4.8
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
13
26
39
Forensic Science and Technology
1
1
2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
14
27
41
4.2
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
5
19
24
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
3
4
7
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
6
-
6
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
-
1
1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
14
24
38
3.9
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
4
5
9
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
7
1
8
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other
5
3
8
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
-
5
5
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
-
4
4
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
2
2
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
16
20
36
3.7
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
-
8
8
Network and System Administration/Administrator
5
1
6
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
-
4
4
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
-
2
2
Information Technology
1
-
1
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
6
15
21
2.1
Welding Technology/Welder
-
15
15
Tool and Die Technology/Technician
-
3
3
Precision Production total
-
18
18
1.8
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
-
5
5
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
3
-
3
Business Administration and Management, General
1
-
1
Retailing and Retail Operations
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
4
5
9
0.9
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
-
9
9
Personal and Culinary Services total
-
9
9
0.9
Engineering, General
7
-
7
Engineering total
7
-
7
0.7
Electrician
-
5
5
Building/Property Maintenance
-
1
1
Construction Trades total
-
6
6
0.6
Child Care Provider/Assistant
3
-
3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
3
-
3
0.3
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
-
1
1
Transportation and Materials Moving total
-
1
1
0.1
Fine/Studio Arts, General
1
-
1
Visual and Performing Arts total
1
-
1
0.1
Teacher Assistant/Aide
-
-
-
Education total
-
-
-
-

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