Graduates earn 626 degrees, certificates from Nunez Community College


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
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Industrial Technology/Technician
102
84
186
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
102
84
186
29.7
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
100
100
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
30
30
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
-
19
19
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
-
8
8
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
7
7
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
-
4
4
Health Aide
-
3
3
Health Professions and Related Programs total
-
171
171
27.3
General Studies
27
40
67
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
24
-
24
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
51
40
91
14.5
Business/Commerce, General
32
17
49
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
32
17
49
7.8
Child Care Provider/Assistant
12
27
39
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
12
27
39
6.2
Welding Technology/Welder
-
32
32
Precision Production total
-
32
32
5.1
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
10
12
22
Legal Professions and Studies total
10
12
22
3.5
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
-
16
16
Personal and Culinary Services total
-
16
16
2.6
Electrician
-
8
8
Construction Trades total
-
8
8
1.3
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
-
8
8
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
-
8
8
1.3
Education, General
3
-
3
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
1
-
1
Education total
4
-
4
0.6

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