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
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Music Performance, General
Visual and Performing Arts total
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
Mathematics and Statistics total
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
Political Science and Government, General
English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature/Letters total
Legal Professions and Studies total