Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Graduates earn 6,749 degrees, certificates from Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

About 20.9 percent of the 6,749 degrees and certificates handed out by the Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them


About 20.9 percent of the 6,749 degrees and certificates handed out by the Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College 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 public institution in Rouge conferred 1086 bachelor's degrees and 241 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 Physical Education Teaching and Coaching. Data shows the school gave out 362 bachelor's degrees in Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, followed by 300 bachelor's degrees in Biology/Biological Sciences, General and 280 bachelor's degrees in Business Administration and Management, General.

The university enrolled 31,409 students for 2016-17, including 26,118 in undergraduate programs and 5,291 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
280
135
-
415
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
251
-
-
251
Construction Management
123
13
76
212
Accounting
146
61
-
207
Finance, General
172
18
-
190
Management Science
58
19
4
81
International Business/Trade/Commerce
31
-
-
31
Business/Managerial Economics
25
-
-
25
Fashion Merchandising
-
-
-
-
Human Resources Development
-
-
-
-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
1,086
246
80
1,412
20.9
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
362
55
-
417
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
34
109
-
143
Elementary Education and Teaching
120
9
-
129
Education, General
-
43
28
71
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
33
-
33
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
25
-
-
25
Education, Other
-
21
-
21
Music Teacher Education
19
-
-
19
Curriculum and Instruction
-
16
-
16
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
14
-
14
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
9
-
9
Agricultural Teacher Education
6
-
-
6
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
-
3
-
3
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
3
-
3
Urban Education and Leadership
-
-
-
-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
-
-
-
-
Education total
566
315
28
909
13.5
Petroleum Engineering
208
22
-
230
Chemical Engineering
129
12
-
141
Mechanical Engineering
122
14
-
136
Civil Engineering, General
103
21
-
124
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
69
24
-
93
Industrial Engineering
39
2
-
41
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
39
-
-
39
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
32
-
-
32
Computer Engineering, General
16
-
-
16
Engineering Science
-
12
-
12
Ocean Engineering
-
6
-
6
Agricultural Engineering
-
3
-
3
Materials Engineering
-
-
-
-
Engineering total
757
116
-
873
12.9
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
300
15
-
315
Biochemistry
42
4
-
46
Microbiology, General
19
-
-
19
Entomology
-
10
-
10
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
-
8
-
8
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
361
37
-
398
5.9
Mass Communication/Media Studies
222
16
-
238
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
70
10
-
80
Communication and Media Studies, Other
-
6
-
6
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
-
-
2
2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
292
32
2
326
4.8
Sociology
121
12
-
133
Political Science and Government, General
98
12
-
110
Anthropology
33
8
-
41
Geography
8
14
-
22
Economics, General
4
4
-
8
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
-
-
3
3
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
-
-
1
1
Social Sciences total
264
50
4
318
4.7
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
127
-
-
127
Nutrition Sciences
62
-
-
62
International/Global Studies
32
-
-
32
Biological and Physical Sciences
-
7
-
7
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
221
7
-
228
3.4
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
88
23
-
111
Veterinary Medicine
-
84
-
84
Athletic Training/Trainer
13
-
-
13
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General
-
13
-
13
Health/Medical Physics
-
2
-
2
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
-
-
-
-
Behavioral Aspects of Health
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
101
122
-
223
3.3
Fine/Studio Arts, General
70
13
-
83
Music Performance, General
15
54
-
69
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
32
9
-
41
Music, General
6
8
-
14
Digital Arts
-
4
-
4
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
-
3
-
3
Visual and Performing Arts total
123
91
-
214
3.2
Psychology, General
180
27
-
207
Psychology total
180
27
-
207
3.1
Law
-
185
-
185
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law
-
-
11
11
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
-
-
5
5
Legal Professions and Studies total
-
185
16
201
3
Chemistry, General
28
29
-
57
Geology/Earth Science, General
31
23
-
54
Physics, General
14
21
-
35
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
19
14
-
33
Geophysics and Seismology
-
-
3
3
Atmospheric Chemistry and Climatology
-
-
-
-
Physical Sciences total
92
87
3
182
2.7
Animal Sciences, General
74
16
-
90
Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture
-
19
-
19
Agricultural Business and Management, General
14
-
-
14
Food Science
-
12
-
12
Plant Sciences, General
12
-
-
12
Agricultural Economics
-
9
-
9
Agronomy and Crop Science
-
1
-
1
Agricultural and Extension Education Services
-
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
100
57
-
157
2.3
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
140
-
-
140
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
140
-
-
140
2.1
English Language and Literature, General
114
14
-
128
Creative Writing
-
6
-
6
English Language and Literature/Letters total
114
20
-
134
2
Social Work
-
101
-
101
Public Administration
-
29
-
29
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
130
-
130
1.9
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
58
3
-
61
Apparel and Textiles, General
51
-
-
51
Human Development and Family Studies, General
-
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
109
3
-
112
1.7
Computer Science
81
10
-
91
Information Science/Studies
-
1
-
1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
81
11
-
92
1.4
Architecture
33
7
-
40
Interior Architecture
25
-
-
25
Landscape Architecture
12
13
-
25
Architecture and Related Services total
70
20
-
90
1.3
Natural Resources Management and Policy
56
-
-
56
Environmental Science
9
12
-
21
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
-
9
-
9
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
-
1
-
1
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
-
-
1
1
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
-
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
65
22
1
88
1.3
History, General
72
10
-
82
History total
72
10
-
82
1.2
Mathematics, General
43
22
-
65
Statistics, General
-
12
-
12
Mathematics and Statistics total
43
34
-
77
1.1
Spanish Language and Literature
16
8
-
24
French Language and Literature
16
4
-
20
Comparative Literature
-
5
-
5
Linguistics
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
32
17
-
49
0.7
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
34
6
-
40
General Studies
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
34
6
-
40
0.6
Library and Information Science
-
37
-
37
Children and Youth Library Services
-
-
-
-
Archives/Archival Administration
-
-
-
-
Library and Archives Assisting
-
-
-
-
Library Science total
-
37
-
37
0.6
Philosophy
27
3
-
30
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
27
3
-
30
0.4

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