Graduates earn 800 degrees, certificates from McKendree University

About 33 percent of the 800 degrees and certificates handed out by the McKendree 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


About 33 percent of the 800 degrees and certificates handed out by the McKendree 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 Lebanon conferred 171 bachelor's degrees and 88 master's degrees in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Data shows the school gave out 91 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, followed by 88 master's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General and 64 bachelor's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General.

The university enrolled 2,902 students for 2016-17, including 2,261 in undergraduate programs and 641 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
64
5
88
-
157
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
35
-
-
-
35
Accounting
27
-
-
-
27
Management Science
23
-
-
-
23
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
22
-
-
-
22
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
171
5
88
-
264
33
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
91
-
29
-
120
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
20
-
-
-
20
Athletic Training/Trainer
12
-
-
-
12
Nursing Administration
-
-
-
-
-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
-
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
123
-
29
-
152
19
Secondary School Administration/Principalship
-
-
51
-
51
Education, General
1
-
28
-
29
Curriculum and Instruction
-
-
16
8
24
Elementary Education and Teaching
14
-
-
-
14
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
-
-
12
-
12
History Teacher Education
5
-
-
-
5
Music Teacher Education
4
-
-
-
4
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
1
-
-
-
1
Health Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration
-
-
-
-
-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
-
Business Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Art Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Education total
25
-
107
8
140
17.5
Psychology, General
49
-
-
-
49
Counseling Psychology
-
-
10
-
10
Psychology total
49
-
10
-
59
7.4
Sociology
31
-
-
-
31
Economics, General
14
-
-
-
14
Political Science and Government, General
5
-
-
-
5
International Relations and Affairs
1
-
-
-
1
Social Sciences, General
-
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
51
-
-
-
51
6.4
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
16
-
-
-
16
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
14
-
-
-
14
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
30
-
-
-
30
3.8
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
26
-
-
-
26
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
26
-
-
-
26
3.2
Computer Science
12
-
-
-
12
Information Technology
8
-
-
-
8
Information Science/Studies
2
-
-
-
2
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
1
-
-
-
1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
23
-
-
-
23
2.9
Organizational Communication, General
7
-
-
-
7
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
4
-
-
-
4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
3
-
-
-
3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
14
-
-
-
14
1.8
English Language and Literature, General
12
-
-
-
12
Rhetoric and Composition
-
-
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
12
-
-
-
12
1.5
Environmental Studies
8
-
-
-
8
Natural Resources and Conservation total
8
-
-
-
8
1
Mathematics, General
6
-
-
-
6
Computational Mathematics
1
-
-
-
1
Mathematics and Statistics total
7
-
-
-
7
0.9
Biopsychology
4
-
-
-
4
International/Global Studies
-
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
4
-
-
-
4
0.5
Religion/Religious Studies
2
-
-
-
2
Philosophy
2
-
-
-
2
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
4
-
-
-
4
0.5
History, General
3
-
-
-
3
History total
3
-
-
-
3
0.4
Fine/Studio Arts, General
1
-
-
-
1
Music, Other
1
-
-
-
1
Musical Theatre
-
-
-
-
-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
-
-
-
-
-
Music, General
-
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
2
-
-
-
2
0.2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
1
-
-
-
1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
1
-
-
-
1
0.1
Spanish Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
-
-
-
-
-
-
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
-
-
-
-
-
-
Chemistry, General
-
-
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
-
-
-
-
-
-

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