About 49 percent of the 155 degrees and certificates handed out by the ICPR Junior College-Arecibo in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs 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 for-profit institution in Arecibo conferred 46 associate's degrees and 30 certificates in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.
But the single most popular program was for a certificate in Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary. Data shows the school gave out 29 certificates in Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary, followed by 24 associate's degrees in Nursing Science and 23 certificates in Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General.
The college enrolled 443 students for 2016-17, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Health Professions and Related Programs total
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
Personal and Culinary Services total
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Forensic Science and Technology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total