Graduates earn 506 degrees, certificates from John Wood Community College

About 30.6 percent of the 506 degrees and certificates handed out by the John Wood Community College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the lates


About 30.6 percent of the 506 degrees and certificates handed out by the John Wood Community College 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 Quincy conferred 118 certificates and 37 associate's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Biological and Physical Sciences. Data shows the school gave out 105 associate's degrees in Biological and Physical Sciences, followed by 92 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and 71 certificates in Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide.

The college enrolled 1,968 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
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
71
71
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
24
24
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
19
-
19
Surgical Technology/Technologist
4
9
13
Medical Office Management/Administration
-
11
11
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
6
-
6
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
2
3
5
Medical Staff Services Technology/Technician
4
-
4
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
2
-
2
Health Professions and Related Programs total
37
118
155
30.6
Biological and Physical Sciences
105
-
105
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
105
-
105
20.8
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
92
-
92
General Studies
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
92
-
92
18.2
Agricultural Mechanization, General
-
21
21
Agricultural Business and Management, General
14
-
14
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production
-
11
11
Animal Sciences, General
4
-
4
Crop Production
-
1
1
Ornamental Horticulture
-
-
-
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
-
-
-
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
18
33
51
10.1
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
1
10
11
Business Administration and Management, General
6
-
6
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
3
3
6
Accounting
1
1
2
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
-
1
1
Construction Management
-
1
1
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
-
-
-
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
-
-
-
Management Information Systems, General
-
-
-
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
11
16
27
5.3
Welding Technology/Welder
-
21
21
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
-
5
5
Precision Production total
-
26
26
5.1
Electrician
4
5
9
Carpentry/Carpenter
4
1
5
Construction Trades total
8
6
14
2.8
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
2
4
6
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
4
-
4
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other
-
1
1
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
6
5
11
2.2
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
6
-
6
Criminal Justice/Police Science
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
6
-
6
1.2
Engineering, General
5
-
5
Engineering total
5
-
5
1
Child Care Provider/Assistant
3
-
3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
3
-
3
0.6
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
1
2
3
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
1
2
3
0.6
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
3
-
3
Personal and Culinary Services total
3
-
3
0.6
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
-
2
2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
-
2
2
0.4
Graphic Design
2
-
2
Music, General
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
2
-
2
0.4
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
1
-
1
Legal Professions and Studies total
1
-
1
0.2
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
-
-
-
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
-
-
-
-
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor
-
-
-
Transportation and Materials Moving total
-
-
-
-

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