Graduates earn 3,021 degrees, certificates from College of Lake County

About 28.1 percent of the 3,021 degrees and certificates handed out by the College of Lake County in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accordi


About 28.1 percent of the 3,021 degrees and certificates handed out by the College of Lake County in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 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 Grayslake conferred 848 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs.

But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. Data shows the school gave out 836 associate's degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, followed by 389 certificates in Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide and 232 associate's degrees in Biological and Physical Sciences.

The college enrolled 14,768 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
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
836
-
836
General Studies
12
-
12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
848
-
848
28.1
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
389
389
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
-
120
120
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
70
-
70
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
12
33
45
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
-
38
38
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
19
11
30
Medical Reception/Receptionist
-
26
26
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
22
-
22
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
-
21
21
Medical/Clinical Assistant
7
13
20
Movement and Mind-Body Therapies and Education, Other
-
18
18
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
-
14
14
Surgical Technology/Technologist
1
9
10
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
8
-
8
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
2
6
8
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
-
-
-
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
141
698
839
27.8
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
21
218
239
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
11
121
132
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
3
44
47
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
-
6
6
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
-
-
-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
35
389
424
14
Biological and Physical Sciences
232
-
232
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
232
-
232
7.7
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
101
101
Teacher Assistant/Aide
-
12
12
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
-
-
-
Music Teacher Education
-
-
-
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
-
-
Education total
-
113
113
3.7
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
15
25
40
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
-
37
37
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
9
9
18
Food Service, Waiter/Waitress, and Dining Room Management/Manager
-
-
-
Personal and Culinary Services total
24
71
95
3.1
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
12
40
52
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
1
10
11
Business Administration and Management, General
7
-
7
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
2
2
4
Small Business Administration/Management
-
3
3
Accounting
3
-
3
Office Management and Supervision
1
2
3
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
1
1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
26
58
84
2.8
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
5
23
28
Robotics Technology/Technician
-
16
16
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other
1
9
10
Laser and Optical Technology/Technician
-
10
10
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
-
7
7
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
3
1
4
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
2
-
2
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
-
1
1
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
-
-
-
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
-
-
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
11
67
78
2.6
Criminal Justice/Police Science
25
40
65
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
10
-
10
Corrections
2
-
2
Homeland Security
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
37
40
77
2.5
Welding Technology/Welder
-
31
31
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
1
6
7
Tool and Die Technology/Technician
-
2
2
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist
-
1
1
Precision Production total
1
40
41
1.4
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
8
8
16
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
6
5
11
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
6
2
8
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
-
2
2
Network and System Administration/Administrator
-
-
-
Information Technology
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
20
17
37
1.2
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
10
20
30
Legal Professions and Studies total
10
20
30
1
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
14
-
14
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
-
12
12
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
14
12
26
0.9
Engineering, General
25
-
25
Engineering total
25
-
25
0.8
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
4
9
13
Turf and Turfgrass Management
6
-
6
Crop Production
-
2
2
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
2
-
2
Floriculture/Floristry Operations and Management
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
12
11
23
0.8
Child Care Provider/Assistant
7
7
14
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
7
7
14
0.5
Forest Technology/Technician
-
7
7
Natural Resources Management and Policy
2
4
6
Natural Resources and Conservation total
2
11
13
0.4
Library and Archives Assisting
4
7
11
Library Science total
4
7
11
0.4
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
6
-
6
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
6
-
6
0.2
Fine/Studio Arts, General
4
-
4
Music, General
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
4
-
4
0.1
Social Work
1
-
1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
1
-
1
0
Electrician
-
-
-
Construction Trades total
-
-
-
-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
-
-
-
-

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