Graduates earn 4,837 degrees, certificates from Loyola University Chicago

About 18.6 percent of the 4,837 degrees and certificates handed out by the Loyola University Chicago in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year,


About 18.6 percent of the 4,837 degrees and certificates handed out by the Loyola University Chicago 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 Chicago conferred 500 bachelor's degrees and 330 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 Biology/Biological Sciences, General. Data shows the school gave out 320 bachelor's degrees in Biology/Biological Sciences, General, followed by 299 master's degrees in Social Work and 281 bachelor's degrees in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

The university enrolled 16,422 students for 2016-17, including 11,129 in undergraduate programs and 5,293 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
-
201
-
201
Accounting
75
51
-
126
Finance, General
98
23
-
121
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
113
-
-
113
Business/Managerial Economics
74
-
-
74
Office Management and Supervision
52
-
-
52
International Business/Trade/Commerce
25
-
13
38
Management Information Systems, General
29
-
9
38
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
15
18
-
33
Management Science
-
-
28
28
Marketing, Other
-
23
-
23
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
5
14
3
22
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
-
-
13
13
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
7
-
-
7
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
6
-
-
6
Organizational Behavior Studies
-
-
2
2
Business/Corporate Communications
-
-
2
2
Operations Management and Supervision
1
-
-
1
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
-
-
-
-
Labor and Industrial Relations
-
-
-
-
Actuarial Science
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
500
330
70
900
18.6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
281
2
-
283
Medicine
-
149
-
149
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
55
19
-
74
Bioethics/Medical Ethics
-
33
6
39
Public Health, General
-
24
10
34
Dietetics/Dietitian
-
13
21
34
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
30
1
31
Physical Therapy/Therapist
30
-
-
30
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
-
-
19
19
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
-
18
-
18
Nursing Practice
-
11
-
11
Nursing Administration
-
11
-
11
Critical Care Nursing
-
8
-
8
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
-
7
-
7
Nursing Science
-
6
-
6
Women's Health Nurse/Nursing
-
4
-
4
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
-
1
2
3
Medical Informatics
-
-
2
2
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
-
2
-
2
Clinical Nurse Specialist
-
-
-
-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
-
-
-
-
Medical Scientist
-
-
-
-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist
-
-
-
-
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
-
-
-
-
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
366
338
61
765
15.8
Law
-
222
-
222
Health Law
-
114
36
150
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
4
-
54
58
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
-
20
27
47
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
-
36
-
36
Tax Law/Taxation
-
2
19
21
International Law and Legal Studies
-
10
-
10
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
-
-
9
9
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
-
5
-
5
Legal Professions and Studies total
4
409
145
558
11.5
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
320
11
-
331
Biomedical Sciences, General
-
55
-
55
Biochemistry
51
-
-
51
Physiology, General
-
30
-
30
Bioinformatics
14
-
-
14
Biophysics
10
-
-
10
Immunology
-
8
-
8
Pharmacology
-
7
-
7
Cell Biology and Anatomy
-
5
-
5
Neuroscience
-
4
-
4
Neurobiology and Behavior
3
-
-
3
Molecular Biology
-
3
-
3
Neurobiology and Neurosciences, Other
1
-
-
1
Molecular Biochemistry
-
-
-
-
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other
-
-
-
-
Microbiology, General
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
399
123
-
522
10.8
Social Work
38
305
4
347
Public Policy Analysis, General
-
11
-
11
Human Services, General
7
-
-
7
Social Work, Other
-
-
6
6
Public Administration
-
-
-
-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
45
316
10
371
7.7
Psychology, General
213
-
-
213
School Psychology
-
41
-
41
Educational Psychology
-
27
-
27
Clinical Psychology
-
20
-
20
Counseling Psychology
-
11
-
11
Social Psychology
-
8
-
8
Applied Psychology
4
-
-
4
Developmental and Child Psychology
-
2
-
2
Experimental Psychology
-
-
-
-
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
-
-
-
-
Psychology, Other
-
-
-
-
Psychology total
217
109
-
326
6.7
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
115
-
-
115
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
23
29
-
52
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
48
-
-
48
Journalism
24
-
-
24
Organizational Communication, General
8
-
-
8
Communication and Media Studies, Other
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
218
29
-
247
5.1
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
-
40
-
40
Secondary Education and Teaching
22
8
-
30
Elementary Education and Teaching
18
10
-
28
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
-
20
-
20
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
-
17
-
17
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
16
-
16
International and Comparative Education
-
12
1
13
Special Education and Teaching, General
6
5
-
11
Curriculum and Instruction
-
10
-
10
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
10
-
10
Educational Statistics and Research Methods
-
8
-
8
Reading Teacher Education
-
8
-
8
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
6
-
-
6
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
5
-
-
5
Mathematics Teacher Education
3
-
-
3
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Adult and Continuing Education Administration
-
-
-
-
Psychology Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
History Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Social Science Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
-
-
-
-
Biology Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
-
-
-
Education, Other
-
-
-
-
Spanish Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
-
-
-
-
Latin Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Multicultural Education
-
-
-
-
Foreign Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
-
-
-
-
Education total
60
164
1
225
4.7
Political Science and Government, General
65
8
-
73
International Relations and Affairs
62
-
-
62
Sociology
29
13
-
42
Anthropology
38
-
-
38
Economics, General
-
-
-
-
Urban Studies/Affairs
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
194
21
-
215
4.4
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
76
12
-
88
Forensic Science and Technology
9
-
-
9
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
85
12
-
97
2
Computer and Information Sciences, General
29
-
-
29
Information Technology
2
27
-
29
Computer Science
-
18
-
18
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
7
-
-
7
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
-
-
-
-
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
-
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
38
45
-
83
1.7
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
-
44
3
47
Theology/Theological Studies
4
9
-
13
Divinity/Ministry
-
7
-
7
Religious Education
3
1
2
6
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
-
1
-
1
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
-
-
-
-
Theology and Religious Vocations total
7
62
5
74
1.5
History, General
46
15
-
61
Public/Applied History
-
6
-
6
American History (United States)
-
1
-
1
History total
46
22
-
68
1.4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
26
-
-
26
Design and Visual Communications, General
13
-
-
13
Fine/Studio Arts, General
9
-
4
13
Music, General
9
-
-
9
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
5
-
-
5
Dance, General
2
-
-
2
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
-
-
-
-
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
64
-
4
68
1.4
Environmental Science
40
-
-
40
Natural Resources Management and Policy
10
-
-
10
Environmental Studies
8
-
-
8
Natural Resources and Conservation total
58
-
-
58
1.2
English Language and Literature, General
49
7
-
56
English Language and Literature/Letters total
49
7
-
56
1.2
Statistics, General
15
14
-
29
Mathematics, General
19
4
-
23
Mathematics and Statistics total
34
18
-
52
1.1
Chemistry, General
19
9
-
28
Physics, General
17
-
-
17
Physical Sciences total
36
9
-
45
0.9
Computer Software Engineering
11
23
-
34
Engineering total
11
23
-
34
0.7
Philosophy
18
4
-
22
Applied and Professional Ethics
-
5
-
5
Religion/Religious Studies
-
-
-
-
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
18
9
-
27
0.6
Spanish Language and Literature
7
4
1
12
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
4
-
-
4
French Language and Literature
3
-
-
3
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
Latin Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
Italian Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
14
4
1
19
0.4
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
12
-
-
12
Mathematics and Computer Science
4
-
-
4
Human Computer Interaction
-
2
-
2
International/Global Studies
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
16
2
-
18
0.4
Women's Studies
2
6
1
9
African-American/Black Studies
-
-
-
-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
-
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
2
6
1
9
0.2
General Studies
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
-
-
-
-

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