About 32.3 percent of the 437 degrees and certificates handed out by the Illinois Wesleyan University in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 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 Bloomington conferred 141 bachelor's degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.
But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Business/Commerce, General. Data shows the school gave out 70 bachelor's degrees in Business/Commerce, General, followed by 42 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and 39 bachelor's degrees in Accounting.
The university enrolled 1,771 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Financial Planning and Services
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Music Performance, General
Music Theory and Composition
Visual and Performing Arts total
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
Political Science and Government, General
English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature/Letters total
Mathematics and Statistics total
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
Natural Resources and Conservation total
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Spanish Language and Literature
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total