About 29.7 percent of the 626 degrees and certificates handed out by Nunez Community College in 2017-18 were to students in engineering technology and engineering-related fields 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 Chalmette conferred 102 associate's degrees and 84 certificates in engineering technology and engineering-related fields programs.
But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in industrial technology/technician. Data shows the school gave out 102 associate's degrees in industrial technology/technician, followed by 100 certificates in nursing assistant/aide and patient care assistant/aide and 84 certificates in industrial technology/technician.
The college enrolled 2,599 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
Precision Production total
Legal Professions and Studies total
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Personal and Culinary Services total
Construction Trades total
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching