Graduates earn 128 degrees from Kentucky Wesleyan College


About 18 percent of the 128 degrees and certificates handed out by Kentucky Wesleyan College in 2017-18 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 Owensboro conferred 23 bachelor'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 business/commerce. Data shows the school gave out 17 bachelor's degrees in general business/commerce, followed by 12 bachelor's degrees in general psychology and 11 bachelor's degrees in criminal justice/safety studies.

The college enrolled 716 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business/Commerce, General
17
17
Accounting
6
6
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
23
23
18
Art/Art Studies, General
8
8
Music, General
5
5
Graphic Design
4
4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
-
-
Music Performance, General
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
17
17
13.3
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
9
9
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
4
4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
13
13
10.2
Psychology, General
12
12
Psychology total
12
12
9.4
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
11
11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
11
11
8.6
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
7
7
Zoology/Animal Biology
1
1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
8
8
6.2
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
8
8
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
8
8
6.2
Chemistry, General
6
6
Physics, General
2
2
Physical Sciences total
8
8
6.2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
7
7
Health Professions and Related Programs total
7
7
5.5
Elementary Education and Teaching
4
4
Music Teacher Education
1
1
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
1
1
Art Teacher Education
-
-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
-
-
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
-
Education total
6
6
4.7
History, General
5
5
History total
5
5
3.9
General Studies
2
2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
2
2
1.6
Mathematics, General
2
2
Mathematics and Statistics total
2
2
1.6
Religion/Religious Studies
2
2
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
2
2
1.6
Political Science and Government, General
2
2
Social Sciences total
2
2
1.6
English Language and Literature, General
1
1
English Language and Literature/Letters total
1
1
0.8
Legal Studies, General
1
1
Legal Professions and Studies total
1
1
0.8

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