Graduates earn 6,411 degrees, certificates from DePaul University

About 29.6 percent of the 6,411 degrees and certificates handed out by the DePaul University in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accordin


About 29.6 percent of the 6,411 degrees and certificates handed out by the DePaul 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 Chicago conferred 1120 bachelor's degrees and 781 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 General Studies. Data shows the school gave out 341 bachelor's degrees in General Studies, followed by 299 bachelor's degrees in Accounting and 279 bachelor's degrees in Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other.

The university enrolled 23,110 students for 2016-17, including 15,407 in undergraduate programs and 7,703 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
Accounting
299
170
-
469
Finance, General
270
127
-
397
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
181
38
-
219
Management Science
172
12
-
184
Business Administration and Management, General
78
72
-
150
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
35
14
-
49
Marketing Research
-
48
-
48
Taxation
-
46
-
46
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
-
45
-
45
Management Information Systems, General
36
7
-
43
Business/Commerce, General
-
39
-
39
Business/Managerial Economics
35
3
-
38
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
-
36
-
36
Real Estate
14
16
-
30
Marketing, Other
-
25
-
25
Operations Management and Supervision
-
24
-
24
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
-
16
-
16
Information Resources Management
-
15
-
15
Financial Planning and Services
-
14
-
14
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
-
10
-
10
International Business/Trade/Commerce
-
3
-
3
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
-
1
-
1
Actuarial Science
-
-
-
-
Accounting and Business/Management
-
-
-
-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
-
-
-
-
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other
-
-
-
-
International Marketing
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
1,120
781
-
1,901
29.6
Computer Science
74
133
-
207
Information Science/Studies
19
134
-
153
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
1
84
-
85
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
-
82
2
84
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
12
46
2
60
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
52
6
-
58
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
32
22
-
54
Information Technology
39
-
-
39
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
-
33
-
33
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
17
-
-
17
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
-
4
-
4
Computer and Information Sciences, General
-
2
-
2
Computer Graphics
-
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
246
546
4
796
12.4
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
279
21
-
300
Mass Communication/Media Studies
102
6
-
108
Journalism
57
22
-
79
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
29
13
-
42
Organizational Communication, General
27
-
-
27
Communication and Media Studies, Other
13
9
-
22
Communication, General
8
7
-
15
Health Communication
-
9
-
9
International and Intercultural Communication
4
-
-
4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
519
87
-
606
9.4
Elementary Education and Teaching
53
51
-
104
Secondary Education and Teaching
22
55
-
77
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
63
-
63
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
45
-
45
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
14
31
-
45
Special Education and Teaching, General
10
12
-
22
Reading Teacher Education
-
21
-
21
Mathematics Teacher Education
-
17
2
19
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
17
-
-
17
Curriculum and Instruction
-
12
-
12
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
6
4
-
10
Music Teacher Education
6
2
-
8
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
-
8
-
8
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
-
8
-
8
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
-
6
-
6
Art Teacher Education
1
4
-
5
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
German Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Foreign Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
-
-
-
Education total
129
339
2
470
7.3
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
113
44
-
157
Music Theory and Composition
5
44
11
60
Acting
23
8
-
31
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
27
-
-
27
Playwriting and Screenwriting
6
20
-
26
Graphic Design
25
-
-
25
Music Performance, General
25
-
-
25
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
23
-
-
23
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
17
-
-
17
Jazz/Jazz Studies
4
9
-
13
Fine and Studio Arts Management
12
-
-
12
Music, Other
8
-
-
8
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
4
-
-
4
Music Management
4
-
-
4
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
-
3
-
3
Directing and Theatrical Production
-
2
-
2
Game and Interactive Media Design
2
-
-
2
Documentary Production
-
1
-
1
Visual and Performing Arts total
298
131
11
440
6.9
General Studies
341
23
-
364
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
2
-
2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
341
25
-
366
5.7
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
178
-
-
178
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
4
72
-
76
Public Health, General
-
45
-
45
Nursing Practice
-
18
-
18
Medical Informatics
-
7
-
7
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
-
-
-
-
International Public Health/International Health
-
-
-
-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
Nurse Anesthetist
-
-
-
-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
-
-
-
-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
182
142
-
324
5
Political Science and Government, General
97
-
-
97
International Relations and Affairs
41
30
-
71
Sociology
48
10
-
58
Economics, General
26
-
-
26
Urban Studies/Affairs
-
18
-
18
Anthropology
12
-
-
12
Geography
8
-
-
8
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other
-
6
-
6
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
-
-
1
1
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
232
64
1
297
4.6
Psychology, General
212
9
-
221
Clinical Psychology
-
13
-
13
Community Psychology
-
6
-
6
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
-
3
-
3
Experimental Psychology
-
2
-
2
Psychology total
212
33
-
245
3.8
Law
-
223
-
223
International Law and Legal Studies
-
6
-
6
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence
-
2
-
2
Tax Law/Taxation
-
2
-
2
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
-
2
-
2
Health Law
-
-
-
-
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
235
-
235
3.7
English Language and Literature, General
77
23
-
100
Rhetoric and Composition
7
12
-
19
Creative Writing
-
14
-
14
English Language and Literature/Letters total
84
49
-
133
2.1
Public Administration
-
65
-
65
Public Policy Analysis, General
14
14
-
28
Social Work
-
19
-
19
Community Organization and Advocacy
-
-
-
-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
14
98
-
112
1.8
Mathematics, General
44
4
-
48
Statistics, General
-
29
1
30
Applied Mathematics, General
-
9
-
9
Computational Mathematics
-
3
-
3
Mathematics and Statistics total
44
45
1
90
1.4
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
50
15
-
65
Graphic Communications, General
-
23
-
23
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
50
38
-
88
1.4
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
68
2
-
70
Neuroscience
4
-
-
4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
72
2
-
74
1.1
History, General
37
6
-
43
History total
37
6
-
43
0.7
Women's Studies
9
10
-
19
Chinese Studies
5
-
-
5
Latin American Studies
4
-
-
4
African-American/Black Studies
3
-
-
3
East Asian Studies
3
-
-
3
American/United States Studies/Civilization
2
-
-
2
Japanese Studies
-
-
-
-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
26
10
-
36
0.6
Philosophy
18
9
-
27
Religion/Religious Studies
6
-
-
6
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
24
9
-
33
0.5
Environmental Science
32
-
-
32
Natural Resources and Conservation total
32
-
-
32
0.5
Spanish Language and Literature
11
4
-
15
Arabic Language and Literature
5
1
-
6
French Language and Literature
5
-
-
5
German Language and Literature
4
-
-
4
Japanese Language and Literature
-
1
-
1
Chinese Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
Italian Language and Literature
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
25
6
-
31
0.5
Chemistry, General
13
6
-
19
Physics, General
6
2
-
8
Physical Sciences total
19
8
-
27
0.4
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
8
-
-
8
Mathematics and Computer Science
3
-
-
3
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
-
2
-
2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
-
1
-
1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
11
3
-
14
0.2
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
11
-
-
11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other
-
-
-
-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
11
-
-
11
0.2
Architectural History and Criticism, General
7
-
-
7
Architecture and Related Services total
7
-
-
7
0.1

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